BLENNZ: Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ

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New director of the Office for Disability Issues (ODI), Megan McCoy

November 20, 2014 by blennzict | 0 comments

Tanya Black, Associate Producer, and head of content for Attitude Pictures, recently traveled to Wellington to meet the new director of the Office for Disability Issues (ODI), Megan McCoy. A short documentary was filmed to find out about the ODI and the Disability Action Plan 2014-2018.


Patrick Pink, Functional Sensory Assessor talks about his role at BLENNZ

November 19, 2014 by blennzict | 0 comments


Kia ora whānau, this is Patrick Pink and I am a part of the BLENNZ National Assessment Service and I have the opportunity and the privilege of working with kids and families. What I do is, the, I am a Functional Sensory Assessor and what that does is that I basically take a look at kids eyes, hands and ears so, kia ora!

BLENNZ Christchurch

November 16, 2014 by blennzict | 0 comments

Two boys cooking sausages on the barbecue outside a building while other people watch

Figure 1 – Cooking sausages on the barbecue

Congratulations Christchurch!

In 2014 BLENNZ Christchurch celebrated 50 years of being based at Elmwood Normal School.

On the 1st of March, over 100 students, former students and their families, past and present staff and friends of the Visual Centre joined together to celebrate this milestone. Continue Reading →