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CNIB announces Measha Brueggergosman as new brand ambassador

NOVA SCOTIA, July 25, 2022 – CNIB, Canada’s largest non-profit supporting people who are blind or partially sighted, announced today that Canadian opera singer and concert artist Measha Brueggergosman will become the organization’s newest official brand ambassador.

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Events

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Mandarin and Cantonese Yoga

August 19, 2022

This class is designed for yogis of all levels. Instruction is delivered in Mandarin and Cantonese and is highly descriptive to accommodate participants with sight loss. No experience required. The instructor will provide modifications so don't hesitate to ask. Bring a mat! This yoga class runs via Zoom web conference every Friday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

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Blogs

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Accessible Public Transit Campaign Roundup

By: Lee-Anne Thompson 

Accessible public transportation has been identified as one of the key advocacy issues for people who are blind or partially sighted from communities across Canada. This spring, advocacy leads and volunteers across the country worked together to raise awareness about the importance of accessible public transit, leading up to our campaign Week of Action from June 20-24, 2022. 

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Register for Connecting the Dots 2022!

Connecting the Dots is Canada's largest educational and professional development conference focused on education, technology, and employment for people who are blind or partially sighted.

We are so excited to offer a hybrid experience for Connecting the Dots, so we can connect online, and in person! Join us this October and dive into education, tech and employment at #CTD2022

Register Today!
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Campagne Droits Devants!

Ensemble, défendons les droits des personnes aveugles!

La campagne Droits Devant ! d’INCA en partenariat avec la Chambre des notaires du Québec vise à outiller les Québécois aveugles ou ayant une vision partielle à mieux défendre leurs droits et à sensibiliser les professionnels du système juridique québécois et le grand public quant aux droits trop souvent bafoués. Découvrez les outils juridiques que vous avons créés pour mieux défendre les droits des personnes aveugles, les vidéos de sensibilisation et nos formations!

Découvrir la campagne Droits Devant!
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Virtual Event Volunteer: Session Facilitator

To provide day-of-event virtual support to participants and speakers during CNIB’s virtual Connecting the Dots conference.

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Virtual Event Volunteer: General Support & Concierge

To provide general support to conference participants during CNIB’s virtual Connecting the Dots conference.

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