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Blind and low vision students urged to speak up

18 Jul 2017
It can be a tough thing to do, but Jane Britt believes speaking up is the best way for people who are blind or have low vision to overcome the challenges they may face during tertiary education.

Diabetic retinopathy: my brush with blindness

11 Jul 2017
Father of five Jamie Duncan tells of his battle with diabetic retinopathy, his brush with blindness, the emotional fallout and how Vision Australia helped. For more details, call Vision Australia on 1300 84 74 66.

Child services clients enjoy hands-on fire safety lesson

06 Jul 2017
Sydney’s emergency services have visited leading blindness and low vision service provider Vision Australia this week to give young children living with vision loss an important and enjoyable lesson about safety and emergency procedures.

ACT Parliament needs to get on board with iVote

05 Jul 2017
Vision Australia is keeping up the pressure for a truly accessible, secret, independent and verifiable voting system for people who are blind or have low vision in its latest submission to the Inquiry into the 2016 ACT Election.
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