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29 Oct 2020
Jane Britt’s years of working as an advocate for people who are blind or have low vision has led to her being presented with a Vision Australia Award at the 2020 Annual General Meeting.
29 Oct 2020
Nikki Hind is Australia’s first blind fashion designer and one of the recipients of a 2020 Vision Australia Award.
29 Oct 2020
After seven years on the Vision Australia Board, Sara Watts was honoured with a Vision Australia Award at the organisation's 2020 Annual General Meeting.
29 Oct 2020
A historic milestone has been reached in Australia, with all denominations of Australian banknotes now accessible to people who are blind or have low vision.
28 Oct 2020
Vision Australia Radio has been named as finalists for four awards at the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia (CBAA) 2020 Community Radio Awards.
28 Oct 2020
As Victoria begins to move to a new COVID normal way of operating, we wanted to update you on what this means for Vision Australia. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our priority has been the health and safety of our clients, workforce and the wider community. Now, as government restrictions begin to ease across Victoria, we’re excited to make it easier for you to receive specialist support from Vision Australia.
27 Oct 2020
As Vision Australia celebrates 40 years since the introduction of its telephone based group program Telelink, founder Jennifer Gibbons reflects on the progress it has made over the years.
22 Oct 2020
You could contribute to the development of an AI algorithm that will assist people who are blind or have low-vision in everyday life.
16 Oct 2020
An encounter between Greg and a Vision Australia employee has resulted in the avid woodworker, who is legally blind, teaching others including primary school students his craft.
16 Oct 2020
Vision Australia is encouraging libraries across Australia to use Dyslexia Awareness Month to better understand how they can support their members who live with the condition.