Countdown Hawera Re-Imagines Accessible Supermarket Shopping

Countdown Hawera Re-Imagines Accessible Supermarket Shopping

On 8th May Be. Accessible were delighted to attend the opening of the new Countdown Hawera and see the fabulous outcome of a two-year consultation process. This is an outstanding example of a highly-motivated organisation committed to re-imagining what is possible in...
‘Hidden disabilities’ now catered for in airports after Australia-first program at Brisbane Airport

‘Hidden disabilities’ now catered for in airports after Australia-first program at Brisbane Airport

The way in which big, noisy airports deal with people who have hidden disabilities is about to change, with Brisbane Airport launching an Australia-first program to help those who are managing anxiety, depression, autism or hearing loss. Read more… I’ve...
Using Alexa to Listen to Talking Books

Using Alexa to Listen to Talking Books

Alexa is a smart speaker that acts like a personal assistant. You can ask her questions or request her to do a task for you. These game-changing new technologies are making it easier for many of the Blind Foundation’s library members to listen to talking books –...