In the community

Getting around safely if you are blind or have low vision can be a challenge. It is easy to lose your confidence and have this affect your ability to get around safely.

This is why Vision Australia has experts in ‘getting around’ called orientation and mobility specialists. They highly trained and skilled to help you learn to move about as safely as possible.

You can work with them to assess your needs and where you would like to go to make sure any potential risks are identified and reduced.

The pages in this section contain useful information about getting around safely:

Contact us

Contact us early and get the support you need. For more information on Vision Australia’s services call our helpline on 1300 84 74 66 or email You can also connect with our services here