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Help our puppies become qualified Guide Dogs through our Early Puppy Development Program.

Help me change lives this tax time

Help me change lives this tax time

Help our puppies become qualified Guide Dogs through our Early Puppy Development Program.

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Consumer Engagement Council

The Consumer Engagement Council plays a key role in exchanging information and ideas between our staff, the Board, and most importantly, the people who experience our services. It is made up of representatives from each of these essential groups.

Guide dogs

Meet the Consumer Engagement Council

Iain Edwards

Iain Edwards Chair

Iain is a physiotherapist who has worked for twenty years in the public health system in both rural and metropolitan health services. Currently, Iain is the Director of Integrated Care and Dental with Peninsula Health.

Iain has been involved with Guide Dogs Victoria since early 1993 and completed his Orientation and Mobility instruction, training with his first Guide Dog in 1995. Iain is currently partnered with his forth Guide Dog, ‘Olympia’. Iain’s extended family is also very involved with Guide Dogs Victoria, his brother is partnered with a Guide Dog and the Edwards family have been involved in several fundraising initiatives, including sponsoring Guide Dog puppies. Over 22 years of association with Guide Dogs Victoria, Iain has assisted with a number of Public Relations, fundraising and promotional events.