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Government continues to fail the blindness and low vision community

The release of the Audio Description Working Group report this week by the Department of Communications and the Arts illustrates the Australian Government’s clear inability to provide services for the blindness and low vision community.

A vision splendid

Losing eyesight to a degenerative eye condition, cone rod dystrophy, is life-changing, not life-threatening and needn’t define who you are.

Join for Free at the new My Disability Matters Club social...

Learn about the My Disability Matters Club - a new free social networking site for the disability platform. Just like Facebook only far better!

The cult of positivity: 9 inspirational mantras I’m very sick of...

A positive outlook for people with disabilities is helpful, even necessary, but it isn't magical and won't solve all your problems. Some solutions require society to change!

Disability, sex and relationships: stopping anxiety getting in the way of...

Some tips on managing anxiety when searching for a relationship as a person with disability.

An open letter to Members of the Parliament of SA

A response to the voluntary euthanasia bill which is currently before the South Australian Parliament.

We’re blind, not invisible

A social change campaign aimed at permanently altering how society views and treats people who are blind.

Religion on Disability: The Gift That Keeps On Giving?

The Pope has given his perspective on disability and essentially says that disability can be viewed as a divine gift.

The blind photographer who fulfilled his dream to cover the Paralympics

Read the amazing story of the blind photographer who had a childhood dream of covering the Paralympics and how he achieved it.

EU Petitions Committee calls on EU countries to ratify the Marrakesh...

The Marrakesh treaty benefitting vision impaired and blind people has still not been ratified by EU member countries.