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Guide Dogs - your NDIS partner

September 11th, 2017

The Guide Dogs National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) team is heading to the Government of SA Information Expos in the southern metro area soon.

Our team understands the NDIS and the opportunities it provides you. They can help you to be NDIS ready. It’s all about planning ahead together.

Check out where we'll be. 

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Thank you to those who raise money from the heart

July 28th, 2017

At Guide Dogs SA/NT we are always touched by the generosity and passion of people who organise community fundraisers to support our mission to provide safety, independence and inclusion to people living with disability.

From the humble cake stand, to concerts, fun runs and other events we thank you from our hearts.

Here's two of the recent community events that have helped us make a difference.

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We can help you be NDIS ready

July 18th, 2017

The Guide Dogs NDIS team was pleased to take part in the recent Government of SA Information Expos. But no need to wait for the next session. Your Support Line 1800 757 738 is available now.

We are more than dogs! Nobody knows your vision and hearing needs like you. The National Disability Insurance Scheme is revolutionising the way you can access funds to plan the future you want. Find out how we can help you.


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Choir visits Music Appreciation Group

July 13th, 2017

Thank you to the Sing Australia Choir for performing at our Music Appreciation Group this week. It was great to hear those songs from musicals, old time and Australian favourites.

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Great music apprecation session

May 11th, 2017

The jaunty banjo and a lilting voice were the hallmarks of today's Music Appreciation Group at Guide Dogs SA.

While Lizzy sang and Anthony told a few tales and let his banjo do the talking and at times it was a duo. And all the time their Guide Dogs watched on.


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Gallery of photos from International Guide Dog Day

April 28th, 2017

In our Jubilee Year for International Guide Dog Day we celebrated all three of our dog services - Guide Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs and Pets as Therapy Dogs as well as our breeding dogs.

Enjoy these photos from the March. We were proud to celebrate the safety, independence and inclusion these dogs bring to people living with disability.

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Celebrating Guide Dogs on special day

April 26th, 2017

Today we celebrated the wonderful work that Guide Dogs do in the community in providing safety, independence and inclusion to people with vision loss in a vibrant parade through Adelaide.

About 200 clients, staff and volunteers and our wonderful Guide Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs, Pets as Therapy Dogs and broods and stud dogs stopped Adelaide today for the annual International Guide Dog Day parade.

Led by the SA Police Band and our patron, the Governor of South Australia the Hon. Hieu Van Le the colourful parade wound its way from our Morphettt Street headquarters down Franklin Street and King William Street to Government House.

See our gallery of photos

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Music Appreciation Group performance

April 13th, 2017

This month we welcomed Rebekka Wolf to the Music Appreciation Group. Rebekka performed a mixture of covers and original songs in a cabaret style show.

Rebekka interwoved stories while playing songs on the guitar and electronic organ.

Thank you Rebekka!



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Thank you to our volunteers

December 13th, 2016

There was a great Christmas Vibe at our volunteers thank you lunch this week.

More than 150 of our volunteers came together to celebrate our achievements over the year.

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Beautiful sounds at Music Appreciation Group

November 10th, 2016

The beautiful sounds of the harp floated at Guide Dogs SA recently with the performance of Emma Horwood, acclaimed harpist and soprano.

Emma took the time to explain each piece and provided imagery and background about the music.

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