Welcome to the Blind Foundation

Life without limits

Kahore e Mutunga ki te Ora

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Volunteer helping with a DAISY player

National Volunteer Week: Recognising the Blind Foundation’s generous volunteers

 

This National Volunteer Week, 17 – 23 June, Blind Foundation volunteer engagement leader Sue Vyas would like to thank volunteers for their generosity and support.

Jo with her cat

Jo’s story

 

Help people like Jo adapt to the challenges of deteriorating eyesight.

Thanks to your support people living with serious vision loss can retain independence.

Accessible equipment

Shop online

We stock a wide range of products for people who are blind or low vision including canes, sunglasses, talking clocks and watches, and helpful tools for around the home.

Our Services

How we can help

A young girl making toast

If you or someone you know is blind, has low vision, or is experiencing sight loss, we’re here to help. Our range of services covers everything from getting around and staying in/finding work, to hobbies and technology.

We can also support businesses and professionals who want to be more accessible, or who have staff members who are blind or low vision.

Find out more about what we can do for you.

Get Involved

Bikkie Day 2018

Bikkie Day 2018 2nd July

Bikkie Day is your chance to bake, sell and eat some delicious bikkies while supporting guide dogs.

Blind Foundation podcast

Perspectives: Stories from New Zealand’s blind and low vision community

Our podcast covers all kinds of topics of interest to our clients, their friends, family and anyone curious about life as a person who is blind or low vision. It tells the stories of our people, in their own words.

Get in touch

Contact the Blind Foundation

Need help? Have a question or feedback? We’d love to hear from you.