Despite recognising the frightening consequences of sight loss, only half of Australians have had their eyes checked in the last 12 months.
Earlier in September, the Governor paid a special visit to the Guide Dogs Centre and saw the Positive Paws Project in action.
After many years of Guide Dogs NSW/ACT lobbying the NSW Government, Transport for NSW have agreed to remove the wooden escalators at both Wynyard and Town Hall stations in Sydney.
The Eyes Up campaign urges members of the community to look up from their mobile devices when they’re walking to help those who are blind or vision impaired stay safe.
On Thursday 14 September, two very special four-legged guests visited Wahroonga Public School.
Guide Dogs NSW/ACT is expecting a puppy boom this spring and is urgently seeking volunteer Puppy Raisers to meet the demand.
In early August, Maitland hosted its very first Guide Dog graduation ceremony, during which six new Guide Dogs were presented with their harnesses.
Matt was introduced to an energetic yellow Lab named Indy in June this year, after his first Guide Dog, Stamford, retired after 10 years of faithful service.
Fans of man’s best friend will have the exclusive chance to glimpse a day in the life of a trainee Guide Dog at the 2017 Sydney Dog Lovers Show.
Monday morning at Sydney Airport, Guide Dog Brogan celebrated his 300th domestic flight alongside his handler, NSW businessman James Bennett.