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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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Life skills for greater independence

October 10th, 2019

We’re celebrating World Sight Day with some very special highlights from our 2019 Life Skills Camp, proving that vision impairment is no barrier to achieving your goals!

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Include a Charity Week: Kate's Story

September 11th, 2019

This week is Include a Charity Week, when we celebrate the wonderful contribution of people who have left a gift in their Will. Meet Kate, a dedicated and passionate volunteer and Bequestor for Guide Dogs.

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A Dream Come True for Young Carer, Harvey

July 12th, 2019

Like most ten-year-old kids, Harvey LOVES dogs. But, as one of the estimated 750,000 Young Carers who support a family member living with disability, he often misses out on the experiences of other kids his age. To say thanks to Harvey for being a Young Carer, Guide Dogs SA/NT and Little Dreamers fulfilled his dream to spend a PAWsome day with our puppies and dogs-in-training!

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Raise a puppy, change lives.

January 25th, 2019

A team of dedicated Puppy Raisers is responsible for helping Guide Dogs SA/NT to develop and socialise puppies on their journey towards becoming Guide Dogs.

Murray Bridge resident, Natalie, who is currently raising her third puppy for Guide Dogs, shares a glimpse into the life of a Puppy Raiser.

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In Memory of Rosemary Penn

November 14th, 2018

At Guide Dogs SA/NT, we are saddened by the news that our treasured friend and Life Member, Rosemary Penn OAM, passed away peacefully last week. We offer our heartfelt condolences to the Penn family. Vale, Rosemary. You will be greatly missed.

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