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Home to hundreds of products that can make life easier after a loss of sight, CNIB SmartLife is a retail enterprise created by the charity Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB). SmartLife, formerly known as Shop CNIB has grown to be one of Canada’s largest retailers of assistive products for people who are blind or partially sighted, serving more than 15,000 customers per year. 

All proceeds from CNIB SmartLife directly support CNIB’s vital services, which help people overcome the challenges of losing their sight. 

Shop online

Shopping has never been easier! Visit our accessible online store for new products, the latest sales and more!

Visit a store near you

Try our products for yourself in one of many SmartLife Centres across the country. Our in-store staff can help you find the items that are just right for you! Find the store nearest you.


Phone: 1-866-659-1843
Hours:  Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. EST. 

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