Blind Citizens NZ is a national organisation of, and for, blind citizens of New Zealand.

Founded in 1945, Blind Citizens NZ:

  • Blind Citizens NZ has branches throughout New Zealand.
  • Advocates on blindness-related issues.
  • Assists government and health agencies, local authorities, utilities and other organisations in improving services to blind people.
  • Provides opportunities for blind people to meet, socialise, and support each other by sharing information and experiences.

On this website you can:

We really want this website to work for you as much as for us, but we also know how frustrating it is sometimes when you meet a new website for the first time. So if you’re planning to visit us regularly, you might like to take a few minutes and read a full description of how to get the most from this website.

Please feel free to look around and find out for yourself what Blind Citizens NZ is all about. We invite you to contact us and pass on any feedback and suggestions for improvement. Or if you register as a user of this website, why not post a comment in the discussion forum to see what others are thinking.