Ben lost 98% of his eyesight overnight at the age of 16, yet he discovered ways that allowed him to focus and see the bigger picture.
In this two part video series, Ben shares his insights and wisdom to help you see beyond your personal limits and dream boldly.
What you can do next
- Vision Australia offer employment services support where qualified consultants can help you to achieve your employment goals. Request a call back from employment services.
- Vision Australia have created a self-advocacy guide where you will find information on what you can do when you encounter barriers to participating in the community due to your blindness or low vision generally and in particular barriers to accessing employment. Vision Australia self-advocacy guide (DOCX, 791KB)
- A vocational counsellor can provide guidance around exploring your career potential and your strengths, and identify any gaps you may need to consider. Contact the service design team to find out more.
- Our mentoring program provides an opportunity for you to connect with a professional mentor. They can help you achieve the goals you have around the topics of career and vocation. We have a range of mentors who are ready to partner with you. Contact the service design team to find out more.