Beyond vision loss.

The Blind Foundation is New Zealand’s main provider of practical and emotional support for the tens of thousands of Kiwis who are blind or have low vision, enabling them to face their future with confidence.

You can also learn about our purpose and our governance.  If you’d like to work with the Blind Foundation, the Careers section can help with that.

For those wanting strategic and business plans, and specific financial information, that is here too.

And if you’re interested in the Blind Foundation’s rich heritage, the History section will take you through our organisational highlights.

Our Purpose

To enable people who are blind or have low vision to be self-reliant and live the life they choose.

Our Vision

Life without limits.
Kahore e Mutunga ki te Ora.

About our governing Board, our leadership team, and how we are governed.

What We Do

Learn more about our work, as well as our plans for the future, and read our Annual Report.

Work for us

Interested in working for the Blind Foundation? Find out more here.

Partners and Supporters

Our work would not be possible without the help of partners, sponsors, as well as trusts and foundations who work with us. Find out about them here.


The Blind Foundation has a rich history spanning over 125 years. Learn about where we came from here.

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