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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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Words from the heart from a Puppy Raiser

June 2nd, 2016

Guide Dogs was touched to read the words from one of our Puppy Raisers, Deb, on one of the most common questions she is asked by people she meets.

She has penned a heartfelt message on how Puppy Raisers can give the puppies back to either start their journey to change lives or have a career change.

We are honoured to share a snippet of it with you.

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Aides to assist your hearing now on loan

May 20th, 2016

Did you know that the Guide Dogs Hearing Services team has a range of assistive listening, alerting and communication devices available for short-term loan?

If you have a hearing loss, the equipment loan scheme may assist you in a number of ways. It's a great way to try before you buy.

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New Year Resolutions

January 21st, 2016

How are your New Year Resolutions tracking?
If contributing more to your community was one - here's some ways you can achieve that through Guide Dogs SA/NT and you can carry it through all year!

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VisAbility’s Online Library

May 25th, 2015

If you have a vision impairment or print disability, access to the largest digital library catalogue in the world is just a click away.

VisAbility’s (formerly Association for the Blind WA) Online Library Catalogue caters for people with print disability and provides free access to download audio books and resources.

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Guide Dogs wins Australia's Most Trusted Charity - AGAIN!

July 22nd, 2014

For the second year running, Guide Dogs has been voted Australia’s Most Trusted Charity 2014, in the annual Australian READER’s DIGEST Most Trusted Brand poll.

Based on a survey of 2,400 respondents nationally, Guide Dogs was recognised for its industry-leading services, including providing guide dogs to Australians who are blind or vision impaired, for over 60 years.

Guide Dogs SA/NT Chief Executive Kate Thiele said it was truly humbling to receive the accolade.

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Guide Dogs Access Campaign

May 28th, 2013

Some areas within our communities are still confused about the legal access of Guide Dogs and Autism Assistance Dogs. This campaign aims to help community attitudes change through education. Help us spread the word: Guide Dogs can go anywhere.

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