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General information regarding masks in the community New information and community recommendations and requirements are currently evolving relating to the...

People who are blind or have low vision can cast a secret vote

Have you ever wondered how you vote when you can’t see a ballot paper? At this time, telephone voting is...

Thomas Bryan, National Technology Advisor, explores the benefits of smart technology – smart rooms, smart speakers and devices that can...

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Blind Low Vision NZ equipment services has refreshed the products we have available for our clients, to better reflect the...

Judy Small with her guide dog

With the advance of technology, new solutions are becoming available for people who are blind or have low vision to...

Thomas Bryan, National Technology Advisor, gives some tips on how to use the Blind Low Vision NZ library app Dolphin...

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Blind Low Vision NZ was founded on 9 July 1890., To celebrate this our  130th birthday  we talk to Jackson...

Sally Britnell, client, looking skywards smiling’

Our Vision, Your Future - Nā matou te moemoea, nā koutou te tau tītoki. Strategic Plan 2020-2024 As we celebrate...

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Blind Low Vision NZ supported Neil Simmons, who is deafblind, with strategies to know when his smoke alarm is going...

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Our Deafblind Coordinators support about 800 people around New Zealand that identify as having dual sensory loss (deafblind). Get to...

Thomas Bryan, National Technology Advisor, talks to Steve Bennett of Dolphin, checks out the Super Sense app, talks to a developer about...