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Glamour session for life skills

January 24th, 2018

The eyes have it! Looking your best and caring for yourself is important to any young woman.

However, vision loss brings challenges in choosing the right clothes and colours, applying a touch of makeup and caring for yourself.

A group of young female clients making the transition from school to tertiary study or other life journeys got together at Guide Dogs SA/NT recently to have a glamour session.

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Help your pooch beat the heat

January 22nd, 2018

The heatwave continues and there are some more scorching days and hot nights ahead.

To keep your pooch safe and comfortable, check out 10 tips to help your dog beat the heat.

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Guide Dogs unveil paw-some new look

January 18th, 2018

Cuteness alert! There will be no fashion “fur-paws” in sight as Guide Dogs Australia harnesses a fresh new uniform look for our iconic Guide Dogs.

Guide Dogs SA/NT CEO Aaron Chia said it was a significant step to unveil the new coats, which will be uniform across the country for the first time to make Guide Dogs-in-training more easily recognised when working. You will start seeing them out and about soon when the weather is much cooler.

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60 things you didn't know about Guide Dogs

December 28th, 2017

It's the last few days of our 60th Year! We hope you have enjoyed our journey of photographs from years gone by throughout 2017.

As we wrap up the Diamond Jubilee, Guide Dogs SA/NT says thank you to everyone who makes up the Guide Dogs family - our early pioneers, supporters, donors, staff, volunteers, and of course our clients. You make us what we are.

We are proud of our history and tradition. Over the past 60 years we've been innovative and passionate about changing the lives of people living with sensory loss. We aim to continue that tradition well into the future.

To wrap up the diamond jubilee year here's a reminder of the 60 things you didn't know about Guide Dogs.

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Thank you to our volunteers

December 13th, 2017

Guide Dogs SA/NT was thrilled to join so many of our amazing volunteers at the Christmas celebration at the Arkaba Hotel, to say a heartfelt thanks for their passion and choosing our organisation to give the wonderful gift of their time.

See our gallery of photos.

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Recognising volunteer milestones

December 13th, 2017

The volunteer Christmas celebration recognised our volunteers who have reached five, 10 and 15 years’ service and two new Honorary Life Members.

Guide Dogs SA/NT is touched that these wonderful volunteers have supported our organisation for such a significant time.

See our gallery of photos

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Thank you to our Puppy Raisers

December 13th, 2017

The volunteer Christmas celebration also recognised our Puppy Raisers who have completed the journey for a puppy now going onto the next stage of their training or a career change.

See our gallery of photos

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