• Zara’s Story

    Uncategorized, News, News and Events / 02 December

    Two-year-old Zara is a happy, gregarious and engaging little girl who just loves people. But unlike most of us, she can’t rely on her vision to aid her interactions. Zara was born with optic nerve hypoplasia (under-developed optic nerves), nystagmus and astigmatism in both eyes, all of which means she has only very limited sight….

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  • Hamish’s Story

    Uncategorized, News, News and Events / 02 December

    Born prematurely at 24 weeks and weighing just 380g, Hamish faced a number of serious health challenges early on in life. Not the least of these was the need for emergency laser eye surgery, after which it was discovered Hamish was experiencing nystagmus (dancing eyes). Further analysis led to a diagnosis of ocular albinism, which…

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  • Adeline’s Story

    Uncategorized, News, News and Events / 02 December

    In many ways, Adeline is just your average feisty, strong-willed 12-year-old girl. She worries about what her hair looks like, she goes to dance classes and she loves to read. But unlike most kids her age, Adeline has had to overcome some serious challenges along the way. Adeline was born with a condition called cone…

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  • Can:Do 4Kids Christmas Appeal

    News and Events / 29 November

    Imagine if you had never seen Christmas lights sparkle; never woken up to see a present under the tree; never seen your families smiling faces. This is the reality of Christmas for a child who is blind. These children desperately want to be like other kids their age. They yearn to ride a bike like…

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  • Can:Do 4Kids Client Pool Party

    Events, News and Events / 22 November

    Your invited to join the Can:Do 4Kids team for some fun in the sun poolside at our 2020 Client Pool Party! Date – Sunday 19 January 2020Location – Waterworld Aquatic Centre, Golden Grove Road, RidgehavenTime – 6.30pm to 8.30pmRSVP – online before 12pm, Thursday 16 January 2020 Hot food and cold drinks will be provided. Please advise of any dietary requirements upon RSVP so we can cater…

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  • Dinner in the Dark

    Events, News and Events / 22 November

    Join us for a culinary experience like no other! Established in 2014 it is the first of its kind in the state and raises funds for vital services for South Australian children who are blind, Deaf or sensory challenged. Enter a world where your notion of taste and smell are tested…for a good cause. National…

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