CNIB

Site: Simcoe/Muskoka

Service: Main Office

Description
Description (Service) Provides vital post-vision loss rehabilitation programs as well as services that focus on meeting the social and emotional needs of people living with vision loss * purpose is to enhance independence for people living with vision loss and to be the leader in promoting vision health * nationwide, community-based, registered charity committed to research, public education and vision health for all Canadians * supports eye doctors who provide information on CNIB services, assistance, guidance and low vision assessments from their offices 
 
Falls Prevention: changes in vision, whether associated with the aging process or other causes, can increase the risk of falling * use of services and programs provided by CNIB can help those experiencing vision loss remain independent * orientation and mobility services may help seniors be more aware of their surroundings, thus making falls less likely
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Store for Consumer Products: Tue and Thu from 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Anyone experiencing difficulties as a result of a vision loss * self referral * an eye report from an eye health care professional required for post vision loss rehabilitation services
Application Call for appointment * current eye report from an eye health care professional required
Languages English ; French - Website, Publications
Fees None - No charge for services * cost for technical aids/consumer products, may qualify for funding * an ADP vendor
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
20 Anne St S
Barrie, ON L4N 2C6
 
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Intersection Anne St S and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-3352
Toll Free Phone 1-800-563-0887 * CNIB National office 1-800-563-2642
Fax 705-722-5305
Website www.cnib.ca
Social Media Blogger Blogger: blog.cnib.ca/default.aspx
Facebook Facebook: facebook.com/myCNIB
RSS RSS: www.cnib.ca/en/rss/Pages/default.aspx
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CNIB
YouTube YouTube: youtube.com/cnibnatcomm

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