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Whether it's career support, tech training, youth groups, cooking classes or book clubs – our virtual programs are guaranteed to keep you entertained and engaged. Programs are free and available to Canadians who are blind or partially sighted as well as their families, friends and caregivers.

Every "Live" program provides the support and services to enhance your daily living skills, realize your goals, and seize your future with confidence.

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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.
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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.
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Celebrating Parenthood

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.

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CNIB Connects

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.
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Peer Support Programs

Understanding, support, mentorship and advice when you need it most. Struggling with the emotional challenges of sight loss? We're here for you.
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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.
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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.