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Tune in to the podcasts below to discover new ideas from experts in the world of vision impairment. From first hand experiences of living with vision impairment, to tips and ideas from service providers.

Why it matters – binaural sound

Vithya Vijayakumare, Digital Production Coordinator at VisAbility, shares how binaural sound can transport the listener to a distant place and offer a completely immersive sound experience (just like standing on a beach facing the ocean’s waves as they break on the shore).

Why it matters binaural sound transcript

Dr Fred Chen

Listen to Dr Fred Chen, clinical scientist at Lion’s Eye Institute, talk about his latest work surrounding the prevention and treatment of blindness. Dr Chen is part of a global team of scientists whose research holds much promise for people living with blindness and low vision.

Dr Fred Chen transcript

Live, play, work with assistive technology

This podcast is brought to you by AT Chat from the Independent Living Centre WA and VisAbility. This episode is called Play, and focuses on how assistive technology (AT) and community groups can help you to be active, involved in sport, competing, or just having fun.

Hear suggestions and ideas from expert assistive technology user Zel Iscel who was born blind, and VisAbility Occupational Therapist Karen Titheridge. Hosted by AT Chat’s Danielle Loizou-Lake this fun and light-hearted episode will give you ideas on how to be active this summer!

Live, play, work with assistive technology transcript