Links to trusted information about sensory impairments.
World Sight Day
World Sight Day is an annual day of awareness to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment and is held annually on the second Thursday in October.
Guide dogs, also called seeing eye dogs, are animals trained to help people who are blind or visually impaired to travel safely. Find out more by reading our trusted partner pages.
Trusted information about hearing loss including the signs of hearing loss, why your hearing is getting worse, hearing tests and treatment.
Hearing Awareness Week
Hearing Awareness Week focuses on the fragility of hearing health, ways to protect it and highlights the issues faced by people with hearing loss.
Hearing loss prevention
Some hearing loss may be permanent but there are ways to prevent hearing loss and permanent damage to your ears. Learn more.
Trusted information about blindness from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on blindness and vision loss.
Links to trusted information about deafness.
Amblyopia (lazy eye)
The early diagnosis and treatment of amblyopia (lazy eye) with glasses, contact lenses or eye patches can prevent long-term vision problems.
Finding it hard to tell red from green, or blue from yellow, is colour blindness. In rare cases, a person can’t see colour at all. Learn more here.