Transport remains one of the biggest barriers to independence and social interaction for vision impaired people, and none more so than our children and young people.
For our members, having a minibus to provide a safe and comfortable journey to and from these sports and recreation activities is paramount. Currently our members rely on public transport, help from their families or have to pay for taxis, ride-share or pay a support worker to take them to their chosen sport. Often people do not have the funds to use to pay for their transport. This means that they do not participate in sport and recreation activities and are often isolated in their homes.
Our objective is to purchase a new or near new min-bus that volunteers can drive with a standard driving licence.
The key benefits for our members by having a minibus to travel in are:
How can you help?
Your generous donations can help transform the lives of people who are blind and vision impaired in Western Australia by giving them an opportunity to increase their confidence and build the skills that are pivotal to their development and life experience.
Your donations are tax deductible. Please helps us by donating here