Latest news

13 Nov 2018
Living with blindness or low vision can make staying safe at home a challenge. With that in mind, we spoke to a Vision Australia occupational therapist about what can be done to prevent falls and keep you or your loved ones safer in their home for longer.
12 Nov 2018
A Vision Australia Radio (VAR) program that opened Perth landmarks to people who are blind or have low vision has been recognised at the 2018 CBAA Community Radio Awards.
09 Nov 2018
Dealing with the challenges that blindness and low vision can present is different for every individual, and for some it may mean impact their mental health and overall wellbeing.
09 Nov 2018
With passion, perseverance and blind grit, fashion designer Nikki Hind believes you can achieve anything. That’s exactly what she’s done to become Australia first legally blind fashion designer, recently presenting her first collection at Melbourne Fashion Week.
09 Nov 2018
John Rafferty was appointed as the chief executive officer of the CNIB in in 2009, which supports Canadians who live with vision loss.
08 Nov 2018
Starting a career shouldn’t come down to fate.
07 Nov 2018
Vision Australia is set to give Newcastle’s blind and low vision community the chance to improve their technology skills and pick the brains of world-renowned assistive technology expert.
01 Nov 2018
Vision Australia's Low Vision Feast in Perth gives people who are blind or have low vision the chance to prepare a gourmet lunch with top chefs.
29 Oct 2018
The Vision Australia Library service supports people who live with a wide range of print disabilities to access material in a variety of accessible formats. Recently Library staff were joined by assistive technology experts and dyslexia specialists for a special webinar focusing on dyslexia in children.
You can watch the webinar here or on the player below.
26 Oct 2018
A keen scuba diver, Margaret Connell was inspired to pick up the paint brush to capture the beautiful underwater scenes she had experienced.