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VicCHILD is the Victorian Childhood Hearing Impairment Longitudinal Databank.
It's a Victorian register and research databank of children born with a permanent hearing loss. With the help of Victorian families, VicCHILD is working to unlock the secrets of hearing loss.
Over 900 families have already contributed date to VicCHILD.
The databank holds a range of information about all Victorian children born with a permanent hearing loss. The information collected and stored by VicCHILD will:
If your child was born with a permanent hearing loss, you could help to improve the lives of other children by joining the VicCHILD register. If you have not been contacted by the VicCHILD team and would like to register your interest in joining, please click
Register your interest
Families and data users can access more information
here. If you are already registered with VicCHILD you can update your details at anytime
Update your details
The Centre for Community Child Health is a department of The Royal Children’s Hospital and a research group of Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.