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Be awarded for your artistic flair!

22 October 2014
Are you blind or vision impaired with a passion for the arts? Do you have a flair for craft, painting or woodwork? Submit your work to the Dawn Slade-Faull Award to be in the running to receive up to $1,000 to pursue your passion!

Adaptive technology advancements for RSB clients

14 October 2014
RSB clients are set to expand their adaptive technology skills thanks to a generous grant from the Community Benefit SA fund which has allowed the purchase of six iPhone and associated applications.

Specialised cleaning appliance heaven sent for the RSB Guide Dog Service!

14 October 2014
Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) Guide Dog Service staff and volunteers are all smiles after receiving a grant from the City of Port Adelaide Enfield to fund a specialised animal vacuum cleaner.

Take a selfie to help the RSB!

21 August 2014
Help the RSB in its quest to secure vital funding available through the Dick Smith Foods Foundation by taking a selfie!

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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

New Governor celebrates 130 Years

17 October 2014
Newly appointed Governor and Patron of the RSB, is Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, will celebrate 130 years of the Royal Society for the Blind on Tuesday with a tour of RSB Knapman House.

Political heavyweight backs the RSB

30 September 2014
State Liberal Leader, Steven Marshall MP is throwing his support behind South Australians who are blind or vision impaired by pounding the pavement for the Royal Society for the Blind’s Dark to Light Walk on Thursday, 9 October 2014.

NAB hits the grill to help the RSB Guide Dogs!

30 September 2014
National Australia Bank (NAB) are showing their support for local charity at a grassroots level, raising funds for the Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) Guide Dog Service by holding a barbecue at its Mount Barker branch this Thursday, 2 October.

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