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  • Introducing Nora

    The latest addition to Quantum, Nora Tantiono, talks about her passion for helping those with low vision.  “Before starting with Quantum, I was wo...
  • What is Low Vision?

    A loss of sharpness or acuity can be the first signs of low vision. It may also present as a loss of field of vision, light sensitivity, distorted...
  • Know Your Numbers

      Most Australians understand their health numbers, such as blood pressure, blood cholesterol, fasting blood glucose and body mass index and under...
  • Welcome Griffin Carroll to Quantum

    A big welcome to Quantum for our new supply chain team member Griffin Carroll. Griffin will be working in our Head Office Distribution Centre at T...
  • Working Together

    Many people with disabilities have complex needs that necessitate the services of more than one specialist, such as speech therapy, orientation an...
  • Finding Joan's Solution - Together

    Joan was referred to Quantum’s Low Vision Specialist Jeff Landers by her Occupational Therapist, who was prompted by her difficulty reading regula...
  • Maria's Story

    Maria H is 91 years old and lives in NSW. Maria is a war widow DVA card holder, who has a very arthritic left hand which prevents her from moving a...
  • Sight Support Expo Update

    Quantum is delighted to have met many people from a wide geographic range of communities during 2022, via our Sight Support Expos. We’ve heard som...
  • Don road tests Vision Buddy

     In our last edition, we introduced Vision Buddy. The comfortable headset device is designed for those with vision impairment to watch TV, movies,...
  • "It took me 50 years to read a children's book."

    Paula Boegheim has been an after-school care worker at St Pius’s Catholic School, Salisbury in Brisbane for the last 19 years. She has been a valu...
  • JobAccess Scheme works for Alistair

    Listening to Alistair Lee’s dynamic vocal range, you can understand why he’s in demand in the voice acting industry. With the support of JobAccess...
  • Harry Andrews and his MAGnificent lamp!

    Harry Andrews, 96, from Capalaba in Brisbane, is a chirpy ex sailor, model maker and pin-up boy! Back in 1944 everybody knew his face, which was o...