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North Region - Thunder Bay Office - Supports and Services for Individuals with Vision Loss

Assistive Technology Services
  • Provides information about the availability, selection, use and purchase of specialized technology and products to assist with tasks of daily living
  • Accessible catalogues can be ordered via telephone
  • Local offices can provide in-person training and technical support
  • Access to online webstore here
Emotional and Wellness Support
  • Provides a venue to discuss work, home life, activities of daily living, or leisure and community participation, through support groups, the Vision Mate program and immediate, confidential telephone support through the Helpline
Independent Living Services and Independent Travel Instruction
  • Specialists provide instruction and assistance to build everyday skills and confidence in one-on-one or group settings to learn to live and travel with vision loss
CNIB Library
  • Works with public libraries to provide access to reading material in braille, or in audio or e-book format
  • Browse the digital collection online here
Hours of Operation
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
CNIB Helpline: Mon-Fri 7 am-7:30 pm
Individuals of any age living with vision loss
Application Process
Call to make an appointment
Documents Required
No documents required
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit ; (80) United Way
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 6, 2021