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NRS best in show!

28 June 2012

Yesterday, the NRS received a special award - Best Exhibitor - at the national conference of Speech Pathology Australia in Hobart. The NRS attends many conferences and expos each year. Our goal ...

Lawyer makes headlines for the NRS

1 June 2012

Kathryn O'Brien, a Brisbane lawyer who relies on the NRS to make phone calls to do her work, has been featured as one of Women’s Weekly magazine’s ‘Women We Admire’ in their ...

More mobile devices compatible with internet relay

31 May 2012

Internet relay calls can now be made on more mobile phones and tablets following the release of a new version of internet relay in May. Internet relay calls can be made on ...

Quiet Signs of Love wins over Rome!

21 May 2012

The NRS film Quiet Signs of Love has won the award for Best Hearing Short at the First Rome Deaf Film Festival, Cinedeaf. Senator Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband, Communications and the ...

No more IT firewall problems with internet relay

18 May 2012

The NRS has released a new version of internet relay with some important improvements for users. Making calls from behind IT firewalls Some users, often employees of large organisations, have difficulty making ...

Survey of health professionals and the NRS

10 May 2012

The NRS works closely with health professionals such as audiologists, audiometrists, speech pathologists, nurses, social workers and occupational therapists. It’s important that professionals such as yourselves, who are respected by people with ...

Internet relay improvements

3 April 2012

The NRS has released a new version of internet relay with a number of important improvements for users. Fix for calls from Windows Live Messenger (MSN) Internet relay calls are working as ...

Get your survey in to have a chance to win

5 March 2012

The NRS is surveying our customers to find out what you think about the service. We want to know about your experiences when you use the NRS and your ideas on how ...

Victorian CFA now Relay Service friendly

8 February 2012

The NRS has been working with the Victorian Country Fire Authority (CFA) to ensure the CFA’s bushfire information phone line is relay service friendly. Existing relay service users in Victoria can now ...

Windows Messenger link not working – all other NRS calls okay

8 February 2012

Update We are still investigating the connection issues regarding the ‘gateway’ connecting the NRS and Windows Live Messenger (MSN) following the decision by Microsoft to stop supporting the previous gateway software. We ...

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