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Organization: CNIB - Halton and Peel Office  
Phone Numbers: 905-275-5332
Toll-Free: 1-888-563-2642
Fax: 905-275-7710
Website: www.cnib.ca
Address:
c/o Community Door
Sussex Centre
50 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Ste 300 and 421
Mississauga, ON
L5B 3C2
Intersection: Hurontario St (Hwy 10) and Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Tue, Thu 8:30am-4:30 pm
All other days by appointment only
Contacts: Cathy Tufts - Regional Manager, Service and Operations
1-888-275-5332 ext 5367 * cathy.tufts@cnib.ca
Tammy McLellan - Client Services
1-888-275-5332 ext 5327 * tammy.mclellan@cnib.ca
Service Description: To ensure all Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunity to fully participate in life, and no Canadian loses their sight to preventable causes

Supports for people living with vision loss * research, public education, and vision health services

Children's Services - Resources and programs for children with a vision loss

Counselling and Referral - Rehabilitation team helps to cope with vision loss and the frustrations that can occur * referrals to professionals in the community when long-term counselling is necessary * training available

Independent Living Skills - Promotes independence for people with a vision loss by developing daily living skills such as safe cooking, personal hygiene, banking, Braille, and computer technology * service is generally provided in the client's home or a long-term care home * demonstrations and consultation about the availability, selection, use, and purchase of technical aids and adaptive devices * many products for sale through central office

Low-Vision Services - Assistance to optimize optical and non-optical low-vision aids * educates clients and community on various eye conditions * offers demonstrations and consultation about the availability, selection, use, and purchase of technical aids and adaptive devices

Technical Aids - Demonstrations and consultation about the availability, selection, use, and purchase of technical aids and adaptive devices

Halton-Peel Shop CNIB
Hours: Tue and Thu, 9:30am-3pm
Toll-free: 1-866-659-1843
Email: store@cnib.ca
Online: cnib.ca/shop

Fees: Free
Application: Call * no referral required * need to have a request for service completed by an eye care professional * request for service forms available on website
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People who are visually impaired, blind, or deaf blind
Languages: English ; Interpretive Services
Area(s) Served: Halton Region ; Peel Region
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for People with Disabilities
Blindness and Impaired Vision
Community Support Services
Independent Living Support
Life Skills for People with Disabilities

This information was last completely updated on 6/15/2016

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About Us
CNIB is a registered charity, passionately providing community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunities to fully participate in life
Mississauga Halton CCAC