Books in various accessible formats on a table

Tuesday 5 June, 2018 Ratification of the Marrakesh Treaty in New Zealand is now a step closer, after a draft...

31 May 2018 Entries must be received by 22 June. Are you keen to test your Braille writing abilities? Enter...

Rachel reads a braille book.

From tactile Morse code to writing a book: Rachel’s Braille journey Rachel Shardlow has been learning Braille for a year,...

Jo can’t imagine life without the Blind Foundation Five years ago, I was diagnosed with macular degeneration and my eyesight...

Members of the Amblers walking group stand outside in the Auckland Domain.

29th May 2018 Benny Foar began the weekly Amblers walking group in Auckland to provide a low intensity workout for...

22nd May 2018 Did you know there are an estimated 168,000 Kiwis living with a print disability? And did you...

Thomas Bryan and Rose Rees-Owen in the Blind Foundation studios.

In honour of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) on May 17, we’re celebrating how smart technology can level the playing...

An app developed in the Blind Foundation Awhina House studios has been nominated for a top accessibility award. Audio Game...

June Hieatt in outdoor gear.

June Hieatt, 80-years-old, never thought she would be able to complete an eight day Outward Bound course. When she put...

A table with a selection of low vision products

The Blind Foundation holds regular equipment display days across the country to introduce clients and the community to specialist equipment...

One woman shows another woman something on a computer screen.

We are pleased to share that we have completed some changes to make it easier for new clients to access...