The Associations focus is to provide financial assistance towards necessities. This may include financial assistance towards a home loan and maintenance, white goods and some furniture items, water tanks, solar panels, air conditioning, electricity, rates or rent and tea/coffee vouchers. Other financial assistance may be available towards the purchase of computers and talking software, smart phones, tablets and magnification units for personal use. Members may also be eligible for back to school, tertiary fees assistance and the most recent benefit, assistance towards funeral expenses.
The Association offers through its office or accessed through our on-line store, smaller specialised equipment. These include a range of talking items including clocks, watches, bathroom and kitchen scales, compasses and calculators. Braille and low vision clocks and watches, magnifiers, kitchen utensils, games, fit over sunglasses and writing tools.