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15 Jan 2020
Are you preparing for or thinking about studying at university and want to know how best to advocate for yourself? Join our upcoming webinar for advocacy advice university students need to know!
14 Jan 2020
In the first of our Meet the Vision Australia Experts audio series, we hear from access technology specialist John Clower. From using your mobile phone to calling a friend or reading the screen on your iPad to a more complicated task like creating a spreadsheet on your computer, John explains exactly how a Vision Australia access technology specialist can assist you in any number of your technology goals.
04 Jan 2020
On this day every year, January 4th, we celebrate World Braille Day – the birthdate of Louis Braille, creator of the reading and writing system we know commonly today as ‘braille’.
19 Dec 2019
Think back to the start of the decade and the technology we had at then is in many way unrecognisable compared to what we have at our fingertips today.
18 Dec 2019
This year, with a few exceptions, Vision Australia offices will be closed from 5pm Friday, December 20, 2019 and reopen on Monday, January 6, 2020.
18 Dec 2019
The LEAP (Learn Engage, Act, Perform) leadership program has been specifically designed for young people aged between 14 – 18 years to them to develop skills that will help them to set and achieve their goals and get the best vocational outcome.
16 Dec 2019
Vision Australia welcomes the news that audio description will be available on ABC and SBS TV programs by July 2020.
16 Dec 2019
Vision Australia's Digital Access Team has released their 2020 Training Schedule!
12 Dec 2019
A Wollongong playground has been made more accessible and inclusive to people who are blind or have low vision thanks to a new braille sign.
05 Dec 2019
International Volunteer Day (IVD), mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held each year on December and is an opportunity for us all to say a big thank you to our volunteers.