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Share your Feedback: Educational Outcomes Survey

CNIB is looking to hear from people who are blind, partially sighted or Deafblind to gather information related to educational outcomes.

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Events

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Beyond Vision Loss (BVL) - Belleville

Beyond Vision Loss (BVL) is a weekly drop-in group in Belleville for clients, family and friends. This support group will connect you with other people in your community who have experienced sight loss.

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Stories

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Travis's battle

At two years old, an E.coli infection almost took Travis's life and stole his sight.

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Phone it Forward

Donate a smartphone. Change the life of someone who's blind.

Phone It Forward gives Canadians a unique opportunity to donate their old smartphones, receive a tax receipt, and empower people who are blind in the process.

Smartphones make a tremendous impact on the lives of people who are blind. Accessible smartphone apps make it possible to do all kinds of things that may have seemed challenging before.

Donate your smartphone today
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Registration for the 2019 Lake Joe season is now open!

At Lake Joe, people living with sight loss and their families can enjoy the same summer pursuits as other Canadians: canoeing, campfires, kayaking, cycling, waterskiing, swimming, sailing and fishing. Plus, there’s skills training, confidence building and support from a community that understands living with sight loss.

Register Today!
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Volunteer Opportunities

Children's Day Program Assistant

Change what it means to be blind by helping children with sight loss meet new friends and gain self-confidence while enjoying interactive social and recreational activities. Provide community-based support: help to plan, implement and supervise the children’s day program.

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CNIB Dining in the Dark Committee Member - Oakville

Help to plan and execute a Dining in the Dark Gala event in Oakville on March 28, 2019.

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