The Positive Paws Project is a program Guide Dogs NSW/ACT has been piloting in Western Sydney Schools. The program gives high school students the opportunity to lend a helping paw to trainee Guide Dogs at the Guide Dog Centre in Glossodia.
Guide Dogs NSW/ACT is excited to be working with the NSW Government on the new Canine Court Companion Program, with our Therapy Dogs set to provide therapy services to court users across NSW.
It’s not often you find canines in custody, but for the first time in NSW, a Juvenile Justice Centre has been tasked with the important mission of helping two puppies become Guide Dogs.
Researchers at the Centre for Eye Health (CFEH), a joint initiative of UNSW Sydney and Guide Dogs NSW/ACT, have devised a novel approach to classify and diagnose blinding eye diseases.
Guide Dogs Australia has today been announced as Australia’s Most Trusted Charity Brand, maintaining their exclusive hold on the title for a sixth consecutive year.
Five new Guide Dogs were presented with their very first harness at a special graduation ceremony in Wyong last Saturday.
Thanks to the generosity of TreeTops Central Coast, children with sight loss had the chance to get out of their comfort zones and build confidence at a free mobility day.
In Your Hands: dog owners urged to take control of pets as half of Guide Dog handlers report dog attacks
One in two Guide Dog handlers in NSW and the ACT reported they have had a Guide Dog attacked by another dog while working, according to a new client survey by Guide Dogs NSW/ACT in the lead up to International Guide Dog Day (25 April).
Young Guide Dog handler, Katie Butler, reflects on the everlasting impact her first Guide Dog had on her life.
Receiving his very first Guide Dog was ‘love at first sight’ for Point Clare resident Shayne Allen, who was matched with a beautiful black Labrador named Bree last month.