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How you can help

At Guide Dogs NSW/ACT our mission is to empower people with vision loss to actively participate in their communities. However, we can’t provide this life changing support without your help

There are many ways you can help Guide Dogs NSW/ACT and Australians who are blind or vision impaired. Whether you’re an individual, someone representing a business, a student or a retiree, your support, large or small, will help to raise and train life-changing Guide Dogs and provide services at no cost to those in need.

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Financial support

Become a Puppy Sponsor

Become a Puppy Sponsor today and help train more puppies to become life-changing Guide Dogs.

Puppy Sponsor


Help us fundraise

Change lives by organising your own fundraising event or activity to raise vital funds for Guide Dogs.




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Leave a gift in your Will

Leave a gift to Guide Dogs NSW/ACT in your Will by using the correct wording. Your thoughtful gift will forever help change the life of someone living with vision impairment.

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Make a donation

Your kind support will help to breed, raise and train a life-changing Guide Dog.

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Host a collection box

The only Guide Dogs you should feed are our Guide Dog collection boxes. We’re always looking for people to help us place these collection boxes in workplaces, shops or community centres.

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Become a Puppy Raiser

Help train a playful pup during the first twelve months of its life. All of our puppy raisers play a special role in assisting us to help people with vision loss and allow them to actively participate in their community.

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Become a Volunteer

Want to give something back to the community? Guide Dogs NSW/ACT has a range of volunteering opportunities. These include being a puppy raiser, corporate volunteering, assisting at our Guide Dog Centre and many more opportunities.

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Corporate support

Form a corporate partnership

Our corporate partners provide substantial support so we can continue to provide services at no cost to people who urgently need them.

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Sign up for workplace giving

Our workplace giving program is easy to implement and is a great way to boost staff morale.

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Make a purchase

Buy from the Guide Dogs Shop

Treat your loved ones (or yourself) to something special from our online shop.

Labrador puppies with dog plush toys

Get insurance cover for your pet

Protect your pets with the only pet insurance that supports Guide Dogs Australia.

Guide Dogs Pet Insurance

Rehome a Guide Dog

Rehome a Guide Dog

We’re looking for caring families or individuals to rehome both retired and re-classified dogs.

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Help us make a difference in the lives of the vision impaired! If you would like to support us in another way, please contact us on 02 9412 9300 to discuss your ideas.