• Zara’s Story

    Uncategorized, News, News and Events / 02 December

    Two-year-old Zara is a happy, gregarious and engaging little girl who just loves people. But unlike most of us, she can’t rely on her vision to aid her interactions. Zara was born with optic nerve hypoplasia (under-developed optic nerves), nystagmus and astigmatism in both eyes, all of which means she has only very limited sight….

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  • Hamish’s Story

    Uncategorized, News, News and Events / 02 December

    Born prematurely at 24 weeks and weighing just 380g, Hamish faced a number of serious health challenges early on in life. Not the least of these was the need for emergency laser eye surgery, after which it was discovered Hamish was experiencing nystagmus (dancing eyes). Further analysis led to a diagnosis of ocular albinism, which…

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  • Adeline’s Story

    Uncategorized, News, News and Events / 02 December

    In many ways, Adeline is just your average feisty, strong-willed 12-year-old girl. She worries about what her hair looks like, she goes to dance classes and she loves to read. But unlike most kids her age, Adeline has had to overcome some serious challenges along the way. Adeline was born with a condition called cone…

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  • Shaw & Partners – Parisian Soiree

    News, News and Events / 22 October

    Shaw and Partners held a Parisian Soiree at the Crafers Hotel and invited their clients to support the three charities the Adelaide team support. The event was supported by Can:Do partner Flight Centre South Australia, who provided the raffle prize of a return flight to Paris. The evening raised $18,000, of which Can:Do Group received…

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  • Exciting Trivia Night Major Prize

    News, Events, News and Events / 22 October

    **UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, THE 2019 TRIVIA NIGHT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A DATE IN 2020. STAY TUNED FOR THE NEW EVENT DATE** Exciting news! Vuly Play have generously donated a major prize for the Can:Do 4Kids Trivia Night. Our friends at Vuly Play, Australia’s most trusted manufacturer of outdoor play equipment, swing sets…

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  • Healthy Eyes, Happy Kids

    News, News and Events / 10 October

    Helping parents care for their child’s eyes. Good eyesight is important for your child’s learning and development. Healthy Eyes, Happy Kids, aims to increase awareness of eye health and safety, and the services available to support eye care.  How does my diet affect my unborn child’s eyesight? The mother’s diet is the baby’s diet, therefore…

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