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RSB clients active in their communities, thanks to Aged Persons Welfare Foundation

01 April 2015
Older Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) clients living in NSW will benefit from the generous support of the Aged Persons Welfare Foundation (APWF).

Coopers brews support for RSB Adaptive Technology

24 March 2015
The Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) has used a generous donation from the Coopers Brewery Foundation to bolster its adaptive technology program in SA.

Getting around is now a Breeze, thanks to the RAA

24 March 2015
Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) clients are set to improve their mobility and safety, thanks to the RAA.

National Pharmacies give the gift of beauty to RSB Child & Youth Services!

04 March 2015
Like most teenage girls, Grace, Sophie, Sarah, Lauren and Madelene like experimenting with make-up. Now, thanks to the Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) Child and Youth Services and National Pharmacies, they can do so with a little more confidence.

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NDIS News

NDIA delivers NDIS Progress Report

31 July 2014
The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) released its first annual Progress Report, updating the Australian community on the roll-out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) on 9 July.

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Media Releases

The vision to make a difference

21 April 2015
Royal Society for the Blind, Canberra Blind Society (RSB|CBS) is urging Canberrans to support its annual Street Appeal to be staged April 30, May 1 and May 2.

International Guide Dog Day promotes puppy love

20 April 2015
Next month Rundle Mall will go to the dogs. The Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) Guide Dogs that is. On Wednesday, April 29, the RSB Guide Dogs in training will be out and about in Rundle Mall, celebrating International Guide Dog day.

RSB Guide Dogs have their day

16 April 2015
Every dog has its day. And for RSB Guide Dogs, that day is International Guide Dog Day. Celebrated annually on the last Wednesday in April, International Guide Dog Day celebrates the vital role the dogs play in helping people who are blind or vision impaired.

Dream job takes vision

16 April 2015
Mitchell Foster is living out his dream after landing a job with Swedish furniture giant IKEA. But if he doesn’t smile at you when you wave to him at the checkout, don’t be offended...

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