Hands using orbit reader

Entries must be received by 4pm Monday 1 July. Are you keen to test your Braille writing abilities? Enter the...

Judy sit with her guide dog and hold the book ‘Bright sunlight, dark shadow’

Not so long ago, Judy Hale was often seen walking around Cambridge with a guide dog at her side. Now...

Hands on a keyboard with bumpons.

Zoe Haughton, from Access Advisors, tells us her top five tips for improving digital communications with access in mind. 1....

Close up of hands touching a tactile bird picture

Right now more than 100 Toastmasters from around New Zealand are attempting to break the Guinness World Record for continuously...

A man walking along the foot path with a white cane

Ese Aulmalesulu always dreamt of a career in music but he never dreamt of the obstacles that would get in...

A e-scooter is parking on the yellow tactile blocks

Last month we contacted Kiwis who are blind or have low vision and living in cities where e-scooter hire programmes...

Emma Crabbe is doing the interview to talk about her volunteer experience

Student Volunteer Week, 1-7 April 2019, celebrates and recognises the contributions of young people making meaningful contributions to their communities....

Stella is playing her toy

You help New Zealanders like nine year old Stella have the opportunity to live their life without limits. Stella’s parents...

A e-scooter is parking on the yellow tactile blocks

“An e-scooter came very fast along the pavement on Grafton Bridge and the handlebar smacked into me, knocked me over...

Close up of hands reading braille

Have a listen to the catchy tune written by Renee Patete for the Braille Authority of New Zealand Aotearoa Trust...

A man walking along the foot path with a white cane

This World Glaucoma Week, 10-16 March, the Blind Foundation encourages those at risk of glaucoma to take steps to avoid...