Media releases

Locals pick-up paint brushes for charity

08 Oct 2014
The artistic creations from well-known Bendigo personalities will once again go up for sale to raise much-needed funds for blindness and low vision services.

New technology helps Janine live life to the full

24 Sep 2014
Janine Plummer, who runs a garden maintenance company with her husband Ian, has Retinitis Pigmentosa an hereditary condition that causes a degeneration of the light sensitive cells and pigment layer of the retina. Janine has no vision in her left eye and only tunnel vision with no colour perception in her right.

Technology opens up a new world to Patricia

24 Sep 2014
When Patricia Ross lost her sight to Macular Degeneration, it knocked her flat. She felt she had lost her independence. But now, thanks to expert training from Vision Australia, this 76 year old Great Grandmother from Colyton is right up to speed with the very latest accessible technology.
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