For content relevant to your community in Ontario, Please select your region

Living Blind - Smiling sun icon


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

A young woman reads a newspaper to an older woman.

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.
A black and white movie clapperboard.

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.

Third level terms

A group of four people sit at a table and engage in lively conversation.

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 logo. A graphic art illustration that simulates two of the letter c's connecting like a chain. A mirrored design, the backwards facing 'c' in black is linked up with a forward facing 'c' in a yellow. Text: CNIB Connects.

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.
CNIB Guide Dogs Logo: A sketch of a dog in harness sitting beside the words "CNIB Guide Dogs"

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 logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

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 explore the tour schedule and program offerings.