Alexa Smart Speaker

On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, 21 May 2020, we speak to Brenda Edhouse about how the SmartSpeaker Alexa has enriched...

Man looks his computer screen

Digital accessibility can mean the difference between gaining access to groceries during the Covid-19 lockdown or not. Blind Low Vision...

Thomas Bryan, Blind Low Vision NZ technology advisor

Thomas Bryan, National Technology Advisor, has penned a piece on what a Smart Speaker has meant to him in honour...

Thomas Bryan, Blind Low Vision NZ technology advisor

Thomas Bryan, Blind Low Vision NZ National Technology Advisor, tells how lockdown has been for him and gives some technology...

Vegetable diplayed in supermarket

People who are blind or have low vision can use public transport, taxis and Uber’s ride sharing app to access...

Woman on the phone ready to help

New Zealand Blind Organisations Statement Re: COVID 19 – the way we are going to get through this is together....

A woman wears face mask to protect covid-19

There is plenty of general advice around how to protect yourself and others against COVID 19, but what about from...

Our National Contact Centre staff is answering the call

We welcome back members, volunteers, the general public and group gatherings to our premises on Wednesday 10 June 2020 under...

To our Blind and Low Vision community As the world grapples with the fast-moving covid-19 virus, the impacts for many...

A e-scooter is parking on the yellow tactile blocks

Blind Low Vision NZ (formerly Blind Foundation) shares the sentiment of its fellow members in the Footpaths4Feet Coalition following the...

Recently we heard from some of you about things in your day-to-day life that can be frustrating when living with...