The government will use the National Broadband Network to make medical services more accessible to children, especially those with hearing and vision problems, in areas distant from the therapy they need.
Computer World - NBN to Deliver Disability Support Services to Regional Australia
Everyone talks about kids texting. Here is an article which explains how an organization uses mobile phone texting to help deaf children.
National Geographic - Talking with Texts: How Cellphones Empower Deaf Children in Uganda