"Live" programs provide the support and services to enhance your daily living skills, realize your goals, and seize your future with confidence.
Vision Mate Program
The Vision Mate program is CNIB's flagship initiative for one-on-one support. The program matches people who are blind or partially sighted with sighted volunteers who provide companionship and assistance with everyday tasks and errands.
Project or Casting Opportunities
Here you'll find a list of third-party opportunities with external groups, casting agencies and organizations. Be sure to check back often as this page is updated with new opportunities as they become available.
As part of a new CNIB blog series, we’re talking to parents (and their children!) about their experiences parenting with sight loss and/or growing up with a parent who is blind or partially sighted and/or parenting a child living with sight loss.
Third level terms
Peer Support Programs
Understanding, support, mentorship and advice. Peer Support groups give you the opportunity to connect with others who are living with sight loss.
CNIB Connects is a new membership program for Canadians who are blind, partially sighted or Deafblind that provides enrolled members with exclusive deals and discounts on products and services offered by leading Canadian businesses who are committed to improving the accessibility of their offerings. Learn more about the program, current membership offers, and how you can enroll as a member or partner.
CNIB Guide Dogs
At CNIB, we believe that everyone who would like to have a guide dog should have that opportunity. That's why we're proud to launch CNIB Guide Dogs, a new program to raise and train guide dogs exclusively for people with sight loss.
CNIB Mobile Hub
CNIB is hitting the road to bring our innovative programs to life in your community! Learn more about the CNIB Mobile Hub and how you can register for our in-person programs when we visit.