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Guide Dogs SA/NT celebrates National Volunteer Week

May 21st, 2018

Today marks the beginning of National Volunteer Week (21-27 May), when we celebrate the incredible contribution our volunteers make to Guide Dogs SA/NT. In gratitude to the volunteers that are an essential part of our organisation, we hosted a mid-year celebration at Guide Dogs SA office.​

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Highlights of International Guide Dog Day 2018

April 27th, 2018

Today we celebrated International Guide Dog Day with our annual Paws Parade, honouring the life-changing work that Guide Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs and Therapy Dogs perform for people living with disability. Read on to see some of the highlights or relive the fun!

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Guide Dogs SA/NT Paws Parade and Awards Ceremony

April 12th, 2018

We’ll be celebrating International Guide Dog Day on Friday 27 April with our annual Paws Parade, honouring the amazing Guide Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs and Therapy Dogs who change the lives of people living with disability!

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Nominations open for Friends of Guide Dogs Awards

March 26th, 2018

As a Guide Dog or Autism Assistance Dog handler or Puppy Raiser, have you experienced service that goes above and beyond?​ Say thanks by nominating your favourite business or service for the Friends of Guide Dogs Awards!

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Accessible voting information

March 17th, 2018

The Electoral Commission of SA has implemented a range of measures for accessible voting at the upcoming State Election on Saturday 17 March 2018.


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Top dogs in business to go on a blind date for Guide Dogs

March 12th, 2018

Some of Adelaide’s top dogs in business are going on a blind date this month – for a good cause.

Fifteen visionary business men and women will put on blindfolds to go about their business for one day in March to help raise funds for Guide Dogs SA/NT.

As well, Boss’ Blind Date will help raise awareness of the challenges faced by people with vision loss and ways that workplaces can lead the way in accessibility.

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Find out how Guide Dogs SA/NT NDIS team can help you

March 9th, 2018

If you or a loved one has a vision or hearing loss or a young child with autism, the friendly staff at Guide Dogs SA/NT are ready to join you on the National Disability Insurance Scheme journey. Our NDIS savvy team understands the system and the opportunities.

We're at some Expos in February and March so you can meet us and chat about your needs. The free community information expos are open for people with disability, family and disability support workers as well as people working in the disability sector.

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Paw Prints Autumn 2018

March 2nd, 2018

This edition of our Paw Prints Newsletter is dedicated to sharing some of the wonderful outcomes for our clients, made possible by your support. I hope you enjoy reading about the lives you are helping to change - lives such as Gianluca and his family.

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Clear message for Hearing Awareness Week

February 25th, 2018

Did you know that one in six Australians is deaf, hearing impaired or has an ear disorder?

During National Hearing Awareness Week, Guide Dogs SA/NT urges you to protect your hearing.

Some of the early warning signs are: you can hear but not understand; you find it hard to hear in noisy situations or groups of people; you think people mumble; you need turn the TV up louder than others or, you don't always hear the doorbell or the phone.

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