CNIB Foundation (Canadian National Institute for the Blind)

Organization Type: Social & Community Services
Address: 826 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1G3
Contact: Tracy Holland
Phone: 613-449-1175
Website: http://www.cnib.ca

The CNIB Foundation provides an opportunity for limitless possibilities, providing you with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to smash barriers in pursuit of the life you choose. Our programs are designed to address the needs of people of all ages across five areas:

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

“Play” Whether you’re thinking of trying yoga or learning how to paint, “Play” programs foster an active and healthy lifestyle and give you the opportunity to connect with others.

CNIB’s “Work” programs provide you with the skills and resources to attain your career ambitions, thrive academically at every stage, and hone your abilities as an entrepreneur or mentor.

CNIB’s “Learn” programs focus on education, skills training, and literacy to empower you to achieve your goals by fostering social skills and independence.

“Tech” Unleashing the power of technology lets you lead an independent life. Our “Technology” programs level the playing field, providing skills and training that focus on the accessible, available, and affordable technology.


CNIB Foundation (Canadian National Institute for the Blind)’s Volunteer Opportunities

Vision Mate Volunteer

Organization: CNIB Foundation (Canadian National Institute for the Blind)
Category: Social and Community Service
Description: Vision Mate volunteers provide sighted assistance to a person who is blind or partially sighted. Activities may include reading, organizing things around the home, walking, assisting with …Read More
The best antidote I know for worry is work. The best cure for weariness is the challenge of helping someone who is even more tired. One of the great ironies of life is this: He or she who serves almost always benefits more than he or she who is served. Gordon B. Hinckley, Standing for Something: 10 Neglected Virtues That Will Heal Our Hearts and Homes

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826 Princess Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1G3

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