Free webinar - Advocating for your rights, Thursday 30 June 2022
This webinar will focus on access and advocacy rights for dog guide users. The topic is specifically targeted to dog guide handlers and as always all are welcome to find out more about this important topic.
We look forward to answering any of your questions that you might have regarding entry refusals and generalised queries.
Please share this event amongst the networks as we welcome everyone to attend.
You won’t want to miss this one.
Date: Thursday June 30, 2022
Duration: one hour
Start time in your local time zone:
- Melbourne - 6.30pm AEST
- Sydney - 6.30pm AEST
- Brisbane - 6.30pm AEST
- Hobart - 6.30pm AEST
- Canberra - 6.30pm AEST
- Adelaide - 6.00pm ACST
- Darwin - 6.00pm ACST
- Perth - 4.30pm AWST
All are welcome!
Call: 1800 03 77 73
RSVP by: Tuesday 28 June 2022
Upcoming webinar schedule in 2022
- Thursday, 30 June 2022: Advocating for your rights
- Thursday, 25 August 2022: Ageing Seeing Eye Dogs and the transition to a successor dog guide
- Thursday, 27 October 2022: Bushwalking with your Seeing Eye Dog
Watch the recording of ‘Animal welfare and your Seeing Eye Dog’ with learning and development lead, Kylie Gersh, and puppy development trainer, Abi Howes, talking about dog guide wellbeing and the Seeing Eye Dogs animal welfare strategy. Recorded on February 22, 2022.
Watch the recording of ‘Maximising your relationship with your Seeing Eye Dog through the use of positive reinforcement’ with Seeing Eye Dogs training manager, Paul Adrian, and learning and development lead/instructor, Kylie Gersh. Recorded October 28, 2021
Watch the recording of ‘The what, why and how of a Seeing Eye Dogs client experience’ with a Seeing Eye Dogs client and Kylie Gersh, Seeing Eye Dogs instructor. Recorded 26 August 2021.
Watch the recording of ‘Transitioning to your successor Seeing Eye Dog – useful information and support services’ with Seeing Eye Dogs Instructor Brooke Anderson and Regional Client Services Manager/Counsellor Kendra Wells. Recorded 24 June 2021.
Download fact sheets from the June webinar:
- Lifeline fact sheet: grief and loss (Word)
- Beyond Blue fact sheet: grief and loss (Word)
- Relationships with pets (Word)
Watch the recording of ‘Seeing Eye Dogs Mobility - commonly asked questions explained’ with an experienced Seeing Eye Dogs instructor and client. Recorded 24 March 2021.
Watch the recording of ‘Paws to Meditate – benefits to you, your dog guide or animal companion’ with presenter Stacey Anderson, Kennel Attendant and Meditation Teacher. Recorded 26 November 2020.
Watch the recording of All Things Dog Guide Mobility and Assistive Technology with Vision Australia’s National Access Technology Manager and Seeing Eye Dog user, Damian McMorrow. Recorded 1 October 2020.