July 15, 2021 9 min read
If you live in Queensland, Australia, you should already be aware of the changes to QLD smoke alarm legislation. The new Queensland smoke alarm rules were introduced back in 2017, with staged deadlines for updating and replacing non-compliant smoke alarms.
Now it’s 2021, it’s time to make sure your smoke alarms match up to the legal requirements if you haven’t already. From January 2022, any property sales, leases, or renewals can only go ahead if the building has all the appropriate smoke alarms installed.
November 18, 2020 3 min read
September 02, 2020 5 min read
NDIS is a relatively new scheme, so you will be forgiven for asking what does NDIS stand for? It stands for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, which was legislated by the Australian Government in 2013 but only went into full operation in 2016.
Now the scheme has had time to settle in, we at Hear For Less, an NDIS provider, are on hand to tell you some more about it and what benefits we offer if you qualify for this scheme.
August 09, 2020 3 min read
Every state of Australia has its own smoke alarm legislation, so please read below to understand your local requirements.
Building managers, property managers, homeowners and building companies, It's important that you know, understand and comply with the smoke alarm legislation pertaining to the layout of the house(s) / apartment(s) in your local state of Australia.
If you or your tenant is hard of hearing / deaf then Hear for Less has the right smoke alarm solutions for, available for purchase today.
August 08, 2020 4 min read
In this blog, we discuss the effects that Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) for the Hard of Hearing Community, what this means and simple steps that should be taken during this tough pandemic sweeping the globe. For your convenience we have also listed some products our customers are buying right now to assist with communicating during these unprecedented times. Purchasing through Hear for Less helps to support our local Australian business
Click above to find out more.
August 04, 2020 4 min read
There are so many questions for those who are heading into an Aged Care facility. What will it be like, how will the new resident cope in unfamiliar surroundings and how will they settle in?
This blog is a broad guide taking into account those residents who are hard of hearing.
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July 27, 2018 9 min read
8/10 people make this common mistake. They purchase a touch screen Smartphone for their loved Senior and it just doesn't work and now you're both frustrated.
You're probably here because you're also looking for a starting point. Your loved one needs something simple, intuitive, they make phone call and / or send text. Large screen, big buttons, hard of hearing, vision impaired?
Does your loved Senior live far away? Imagine being able to programme a phone remotely to assist in a much better user experience. All of this and more in our blog about the Best Mobile Phone For Seniors 2020