New Horizons Program 538

This week on program 538 of New Horizons, we hear from Dr Frederick Schroeder who is the president of the World Blind Union. We were pleased to host him at last year’s Blind Citizens Australia convention. In part 1 of a two-part series, we hear the first part of his keynote speech, given on the Saturday morning of the convention. Hear from Fred, his views on blindness and how society’s expectations impact people who are blind or vision
impaired.

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New Horizons is available as a podcast! To subscribe, using iTunes or your pod catcher of choice, search for Blind Citizens Australia to find and subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

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New Horizons Program 537

This week on program 537 of New Horizons, we hear part two of the series taken from the recent Blind Citizens Australia Convention, on the impacts of blindness and vision impairment on emotional well-being. We conclude the discussion of research, and hear a personal story from Vanessa Ransley, a music teacher from Tasmania.

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New Horizons is available as a podcast! To subscribe, using iTunes or your pod catcher of choice, search for Blind Citizens Australia to find and subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice

New Horizons Program 536

This week on program 536 of New Horizons, we hear the first of two programs on how blindness and vision impairment impacts on emotional well-being. This week we hear about two studies on blindness and emotional well-being, from presenters at the recent Blind Citizens Australia National Convention.

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New Horizons is available as a podcast! To subscribe, using iTunes or your pod catcher of choice, search for Blind Citizens Australia to find and subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice

New Horizons Program 535

This week on program 535 of New Horizons, as we draw near the end of the Christmas and New Year celebrations, we focus on one option for taking a break from it all. We hear from Steve Richardson and Vanessa Ransley, who recently joined Vaughn Bennison and his family on a Christmas Cruise. We discuss accessibility to cruise ships, what is on offer, and some tips for people considering investing in this option for their holidays.

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New Horizons is available as a podcast! To subscribe, using iTunes or your pod catcher of choice, search for Blind Citizens Australia to find and subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice

New Horizons Program 534

This week on program 534 of New Horizons, we hear about technology, in the first of our programs dealing with sessions from the 2017 Blind Citizens Australia convention. Jonathan Mosen discusses emerging technologies, and how we must remain vigilant to ensure that we are not forgotten when technology companies roll out new products, or updates to existing products.

You can use the embedded audio player above to listen or download the program.

New Horizons is available as a podcast! To subscribe, using iTunes or your pod catcher of choice, search for Blind Citizens Australia to find and subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice