February 13, 2020
Dating can be a nerve-wracking experience, but living with blindness or low vision doesn’t mean it’s off limits. In honour of Valentine's Day we bring you the top five dating tips when you're blind or have low vision.
Presented by Sarah Taylor, co-facilitator of our Telelink dating program Table for One, we have five scenarios and follow Bernard, Ravi, Gigi and Felicity - who all have lived experience and are ready to date!
June 25, 2018
Hear from two special international guests about how IrisVision, a new wearable device, is helping people with low vision through its powerful magnification capabilities. Vision Australia orthoptist and product advisor Tony Wu talks with founder and inventor of IrisVision, Professor Frank Werblin, and low vision pioneer and IrisVision user Tom Perski.
May 15, 2018
There has been a lot of discussion about the 2018 Federal Budget but how does it affect people who are blind or have low vision? Chris Edwards and Scott Jacobs from our Advocacy and Engagement team talk us through how the Budget might affect you.
April 20, 2018
Meet Vision Australia's Library team in this webinar held 18 April 2018. Find out how to get started with our library, who can join and how you can support borrowers who require an alternate format.
Listen to a demonstration of our library app; 'VA Connect', and our 3G DAISY player device, plus we talk about audio description.
We hope you enjoy. For more, visit www.visionaustralia.org/library
March 13, 2018
In the latest Advocate podcast, we get an update from Scott Jacobs on the annual NDIS provider forum he attended recently and some changes that are on their way to make sure people get what they need from their plans.
December 15, 2017
Looking for last minute gifts? Or something to keep you occupied on those long hot summer days? From Christmas Cards and 2018 Calendars to games, puzzles and playing cards, Julie Scott from the Vision Shop has your summer gift guide covered.