Description (Service) Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario (VLRO) is committed to research, public education and the vision health of all Canadians
  • Provides services and support for those living with vision loss.
Core Services include:
  • Early Intervention Program for children 0-6 years
  • Registration and Referral
  • Low Vision Services
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Orientation and Mobility
  • Assistive Technology and Consumer Products
  • Library Services
Volunteer Services and Peer Support are handled through CNIB Foundation
Service Details
Hours By appointment only
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
  • Anyone experiencing vision loss that creates difficulties for daily living. 
  • Early Intervention Program: ages 0-6 years 
  • Health Care Professionals Referral Form from either Optometrist or Ophthalmologist required to determine eligibility
  • Application
  • Referral that is no more than one year old from optometrist or ophthalmologist required  
  • Health Care Professionals Referral Form available on website. Call for program information
  • Languages English ; Other languages may be arranged prior to appointment.
    Fees None
    Address and Location
    Located In Community Peterborough
    Address & Map
    159 King St, Suite 212
    Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8
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    Intersection George St and King St
    Physical Access Fully Accessible
    Contact Information
    Office Phone 705-745-6918
    Toll Free Phone 1-844-887-8572
    Fax 705-745-9899
    Primary Contact Rosemary Kitney, Regional Manager, Service and Operations
    Primary Executive Lisa Tyrrell, Provincial Director, Rehabilitation, Government Relations; Phone: (Business) 1-844-887-8572

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