Vision Australia is a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services. We work with Australians who are blind or have low vision, helping them live the life they choose.
We support more than 25,500 people of all ages and circumstances. We do this through our online services and at Vision Australia centres. These are located in Victoria, New South Wales, the ACT, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia. We also offer outreach programs in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.
We are a not-for-profit organisation. We’re also a major participant and partner in the international blindness community.
Why we exist
To support people of all ages who are blind or have low vision to live the life they choose.
How we behave
With integrity we listen, adapt and learn, giving the greatest respect to our clients and each other.
What we do
Create opportunities for people who are blind or have low vision to be as independent as they choose.
With almost 20 years of experience, we have a strong history of supporting people who are blind or have low vision.Read more about Our history
Our purpose defines us as an organisation. It guides our interactions with each other and governs how we work with clients.Read more about Our purpose
We work to improve access and opportunities for people who are blind or have low vision as members of government and advisory bodies.Read more about Our memberships
What we do
Services and support
From conquering the everyday to lifelong goals, we’ll support you to live life on your terms.Read more about Services and support
Technology and products
Technology, products and supports to assist with daily tasks, school, work or play.Read more about Technology and products
We’re here to support you care for patients who are blind or have low vision.Read more about Healthcare professionals
Business and corporate consulting
Fee for service information and advice for businesses, government and organisations.Read more about Business and corporate consulting
There are many ways you can choose to support people who are blind or have low vision.Read more about Fundraising
Seeing Eye Dogs
The only national breeder, trainer and supplier of dog guides in Australia.Read more about Seeing Eye Dogs
Vision Australia Radio
Our network includes community radio stations, digital radio and podcasts.Read more about Vision Australia Radio
We advocate for social change so people who are blind or low vision can live the life they choose.Read more about Advocacy
Governance and leadership
We adhere to a structure that helps us work together. This allows us to achieve our goals.
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors ensures Vision Australia has appropriate governance, accountability and control systems in place.Board of Directors
Our Leadership team ensures we all can do our jobs to the best of our abilities.Leadership team
Client Reference Group
The Board convenes a Client Reference Group. This helps us gain advice and feedback on the direction of the organisation.Client Reference Group
Become a Vision Australia member
As a Vision Australia member, you can become involved. Play a part in the governance of an organisation that makes a difference.Become a Vision Australia member
Human rights statement
This statement reflects our commitment to promoting the rights of people who are blind or have low vision.Read more about Human rights statement
Website accessibilty statement
We are committed to ensuring our website is as accessible as possible to all users, including those with various needs.Read more about Website accessibilty statement
We work to reduce water and energy usage, improve waste management and promote environmental awareness.Read more about Environmental sustainability
Reconciliation action plan
At Vision Australia, we have designed and implemented a plan to begin our reconciliation journey.Read more about Reconciliation action plan
Vision Australia receives funding from a range of sources. These include Commonwealth and State Government departments and programs. More details on our funding can be found in our annual and financial reports. We also have a deductible gift recipient (DGR) status.See our annual and financial reports