Contact Information
Office Phone 905-634-6677
Fax 905-634-6679
Website capabilitysupport.ca
Primary Contact Christine Heath, Burlington Outreach and Vis-able Coordinator; Email: chris@capabilitysupport.ca
Alternate Contact Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
3060 Mainway, Unit 106
Burlington, ON L7M 1A3
 
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Intersection Guelph Line and Mainway
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name VisAble
Former Name Cheshire Independent Living Services & CNIB Outreach Program
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established April 1, 2008
Primary Executive Lawna Paulos, Chief Executive Officer; Fax: 905-634-6679; Email: lawna@capabilitysupport.ca
Alternate Executive Janis Giftopoulos, Program Manager - Outreach, Canadian National Institute for the Blind; Phone: 1-888-275-5332 ext 5309; Email: janis.giftopoulos@cnib.ca
Funding Provincial - HNHB LHIN
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Program provided in partnership with CNIB that provides support for individuals with vision loss and additional functional needs due to a permanent physical disability. 
 
Services include: 
* personal care with the aid of an attendant  
* vision loss specific training in the areas of orientation and mobility  
* home and personal management  
* communication skills
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 7 am-11 pm
Areas Served Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
must have both vision loss and a physical disability to qualify for service and require personal care
Application self referral
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Attendant Services for People With Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Visual Impairments ; Life Skills Education ~ Physical Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments ; Orientation and Mobility Training ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Visual Impairments ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Visual Impairments

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