Information about the better start for children with disability initiative. The government provides funding for children with disability to receive speech therapy. We are a better start early intervention speech therapy provider in Sydney. Children who have been diagnosed with one of the conditions discussed in this section may be eligible for funding.
What is CHARGE syndrome? CHARGE syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects approximately 1 in 8,500 to 10,000 individuals. CHARGE stands for: Coloboma Heart defect Atresia choanae Retarded growth and development Genital abnormality Ear abnormality Mutations in the CHD7 gene cause more than half of all documented cases of CHARGE syndrome. CHARGE syndrome can be inherited, however […]