Who we are and what we do

Vision Australia is a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. We work in partnership with Australians who are blind or have low vision to help them achieve the possibilities they choose in life.

We support more than 25,500 people of all ages and life stages, and circumstances. We do this through 35 Vision Australia centres in Victoria, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia; and through outreach programs in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.

We are a not-for-profit organisation and a major participant and partner in the international blindness community.

Why We Exist

To support people who are blind or have low vision live the life they choose.

How We Behave

With integrity and professionalism; we listen, adapt and learn; and give the greatest respect to our clients and each other.

What We Do

Create equal opportunity so people who are blind or have low vision can get an education, get a job and be as independent as they choose.

Our Human Rights Statement

Vision Australia has released a Human Rights Statement, in line with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with a Disability, to reflect the organisation's commitment to promoting the rights of people who are blind or have low vision.

Vision Australia receives funding  from a range of sources including Commonwealth and State Governments, departments and programs. More details on our funding can be found in our Annual and Financial Reports.

Vision Australia has a Deductible Gift Recipient status.

Our Values

They define us as an organisation, guide our interactions with each other and govern how we work with clients.