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The Queensland Blind Association Inc. was established by a small group of Blind people in Brisbane in February 1939, just prior to the outbreak of the second World War. Over 80 years since our inception, the focus of our Association remains the same: to provide real assistance to our legally blind members so they can live in a safe social environment and in comfort within the community.



January 2023

Following advice from the Qld Government,

the COVID level at present is Green which means that the mask restrictions have been lifted.

Please do not visit our office if you are unwell.

Our office and aids and equipment shop is open.

However, we will be working flexible hours and there maybe days we are closed.

If you wish to visit us, we suggest that you call us in advance

 on 07 3848 8888 or email an appointment time.

From the Board of Management and Staff at the Queensland Blind Association Inc


QHolidayModeOn_SkoolBag_Bannerueensland Blind Association is fundraising with Entertainment.

Your purchase of an Entertainment Membership contributes to Our Association. Help us achieve our goal by sharing this link with your friends and family.

‍Support our fundraising and enjoy 100s of everyday savings!

Entertainment is the easy-to-use App packed with incredible savings of up to 50% off and 2-for-1 offers, so you can save on takeaway, dining, shopping, groceries, gift cards, activities and more!

And what’s even better, 20% of every membership purchased goes to support Queensland Blind Association Inc.

A Membership to The Entertainment App will provide you with VIP access to play, dine and save across Australia and New Zealand.

Mother’s Day special:  $20 Gift Card – 12-month Membership, $40 Gift Card – 24-month Memberships

Offer ends: Midday, Wednesday, 24th May, 2023

 Click here to Purchase

Thank you for your support!!

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QBA Wish List

White Cane $55.00Click to Donate

Back to School $120.00 per ChildClick to Donate

Tea/Coffee $25.00Click to Donate

Donate Your Loose ChangeClick to Donate

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More About Us

The Associations focus is to provide financial assistance to our members towards necessities. This may include financial assistance towards home maintenance, white goods and some furniture items, water tanks, solar panels, air conditioning, electricity, rates or rent and tea/coffee vouchers. Other financial assistance may be available towards the purchase of computers and talking software, smart phones, tablets and magnification units for personal use.  Members may also be eligible for back to school and tertiary fees assistance.

The Association offers through its office or accessed through our on-line store, smaller specialised equipment. These include a range of talking items including clocks, watches, bathroom and kitchen scales. Braille and low vision clocks and watches, magnifiers, kitchen utensils, games, fit over sunglasses and writing tools.

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