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CNIB

Site: Waterloo-Wellington Office

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-742-3536
Toll Free Phone Helpline 1-800-563-2642 
Waterloo Wellington office 1-800-265-4127
Fax 519-752-4920
E-Mail info@cnib.ca
Website www.cnib.ca
Alternate Contact Wendy Sloat, Specialist Service Coordinator; Phone: 519-742-3536 ext 5167
Volunteer Coordinator Ruth Millard, Program Lead for Culture and Sports; Phone: 519-742-3536 ext 5159; Email: ruth.millard@cnib.ca
Site Location Waterloo
Located In Community Waterloo
Address & Map
151 Frederick St S, Suite 201
Kitchener, ON N2H 2M2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Primary resource for information, public education, programs, services and advocacy for people who are blind or partially sighted.
Description (Service) Services include:  
* independent living skills  
* emotional and wellness support  
* vision mate program  
* rehabilitation / low vision services  
* orientation  
* mobility / travel instruction  
* assistive technology consultation  
* referrals to community resources  
* CNIB Library 
 
Lake Joseph Centre: fully accessible facility that offers recreational and rehabilitative activities for people who are blind, partially sighted, and deaf blind. Summer programs available; located at RR 1, Mactier, ON
Hours First Tue of the month 9 am-4 pm * by appointment only at other times 
 
Low Vision Clinic at the Village of Riverside Glen, Guelph: second Wed of each month 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Individuals who are partially sighted, blind or deaf blind * any individual who has experienced vision loss
Application Call or visit website for information 
For more information or to book appointment with the Low Vision Clinic, Village of Riverside Glen, call Ruby at 1-800-265-4127 ext 5164
Languages English ; French - bilingual website
Fees None - to access services ; Assistive products / technologies available for purchase
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way
Subjects
Service Categories Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ~ Visual Impairments ; Career Counselling ~ Visual Impairments ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Visual Impairments ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Visual Impairments ; Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments