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John Rafferty chats with Vision Australia

John Rafferty chats to Vision Australia about "matters of blindness and low vision", as well as how to drive achievement and equality.

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Events

A class to explore singing, dancing, and a variety of instruments while interacting with other kids with vision loss. 

Children's Music Therapy (Calgary)

A class to explore singing, dancing, and a variety of instruments while interacting with other kids with vision loss. 

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Stories

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Travis's battle

At two years old, an E.coli infection almost took Travis's life and stole his sight.

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Phone it Forward

Donate a smartphone. Change the life of someone who's blind.

Phone It Forward gives Canadians a unique opportunity to donate their old smartphones, receive a tax receipt, and empower people who are blind in the process.

Smartphones make a tremendous impact on the lives of people who are blind. Accessible smartphone apps make it possible to do all kinds of things that may have seemed challenging before.

Donate your smartphone today
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Peer Support Groups

Peer support groups connect you with others living with sight loss.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Vision Mate

Make a difference for people who are blind or partially sighted by providing sighted assistance and companionship to a person in your community who is blind or partially sighted.

Volunteer for Vision Mate