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27 May

Perth woman, Bridie challenges stereotypes of employing people with disabilities

A series of seven short films, one including Bridie from Koongamia in the City of Swan, have been released to highlight what it’s like for those with disabilities who are navigating the world of work.  It’s told through the eyes of people with disabilities, their employers and frontline workers. Read more →

28 Jun

New Program to Improve Access to Print Materials

It has just been announced that VisAbility is one of two service providers to be included in the Federal Government’s Print Disability Services Program for 2018-2021. Read more →

28 Jun

Building Better Beginnings with Braille

On Tuesday 20 March, the State Library of Western Australia (SLWA) and VisAbility launched the Baby Ways Touch and Feel Backpacks in celebration of World Storytelling Day. The new backpacks are a result of a five year collaboration ensuring that all Western Australian newborns receive free, accessible and tactile reading resources.  Read more →

18 Jun

New name for Association for the Blind of WA

The Association for the Blind of WA, one of the State’s most established and respected charities, has officially changed its name to VisAbility. Read more →

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