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Sharing life lessons from the top of the world

January 16th, 2020

On Saturday 11 January, more than 20 carers and family members of Guide Dogs clients joined our Allied Health team at Stamford Plaza Adelaide for our first Carers’ Retreat of 2020. When you’re caring for someone else it’s common to put your own needs last, so this retreat is the perfect opportunity for carers to connect, share experiences and focus on their own health and wellbeing.

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Our highlights of 2019

December 19th, 2019

As the New Year approaches, we’re wrapping up 2019 with a reflection on some of our highlights from the past 12 months. Here are some of our favourite moments!

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A sneak peek of the Christmas Pageant magic

November 6th, 2019

As the 2019 National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant elves are busy putting the finishing touches on the floats and costumes ahead of this year’s event, our clients were treated to a sneak peek of the magic on Friday afternoon.

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Anything is a possibility with Occupational Therapy

October 21st, 2019

Today marks the beginning of Occupational Therapy (OT Week) (Monday 21 – Sunday 27 October), where we recognise and celebrate the important role OTs play in helping people with vision or sensory impairment get the most out of their life.

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Apple Assistive Technology Workshops support independence and connection

October 19th, 2019

To show their support for Guide Dogs Australia’s latest awareness campaign, Apple stores around Australia will be running an increased number of ‘Today at Apple’ sessions until Thursday 31 October. The sessions are designed to teach people with low vision or blindness the basics of using assistive technology built into Mac, iPhone and iPad.

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