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CNIB

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


Description
  • Functions as a satellite office, regional office located in Sudbury
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
Library
  • Provides access to material in Braille, print Braille, talking books; descriptive videos; newspapers, and magazines
  • Browse the digital collection online here
Eligibility
Individuals of any age living with vision loss
Application Process
Varies by service, contact for more information
Toll Free
1-800-563-2642 - CNIB Helpline
Office
705-264-2312
Regional Office, Sudbury
1-888-675-2468
CNIB Library
1-800-268-8818
Fax
705-675-6635
TTY
705-675-2468
Web Site
http://www.cnib.ca
Email
info@cnib.ca
Mailing Address
1545 Regent St S, Unit 104
c/o Regional Office
Sudbury, ON, P3E 2Z7
Canada
Languages
English, French
Executive Director, Ontario North & West
Robert Gaunt
Email: robert.gaunt@cnib.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 17, 2021
Address
60 Wilson Ave, Suite 312
Timmins, ON, P4N 2S7
  • Located at Wilson Ave in downtown Timmins
  • Closest intersection is at Wilson Ave and Mountjoy St N
  • Situated within the G.R. Belanger Complex

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, by appointment only
CNIB Helpline: Mon-Fri 7 am-7:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Cochrane District