Contact Information
Office Phone 905-528-8555
Toll Free Phone 1-888-275-5332 (West Region)
TTY Phone 905-524-5988
Fax 905-527-9536 Toll free 1-855-251-4156
Primary Contact Julie Flaczynski, Intermediate Secretary, Outreach Program; Phone: ext 5331; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator David Wallis, Coordinator, Volunteer Services; Phone: ext 5304; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton East
Address & Map
115 Parkdale Ave S
Hamilton, ON L8K 6K4
Intersection Parkdale Ave S and Queenston Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Legal Name Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Alternate Executive Tammy McLellan, Registrar; Phone: ext 5327; Email:
Funding United Way - Burlington and Greater Hamilton
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunities to fully participate in life.  
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Visually Impaired individuals; 
Volunteers of any age
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Interpretive Services
Fees None - for most services * fees for Lake Joseph Camp
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Braille Instruction ; Career Counselling ~ Visual Impairments ; Case/Care Management ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ~ Visual Impairments ; Eye Screening ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Visual Impairments ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Visual Impairments ; Life Skills Education ~ Visual Impairments ; Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs ; Orientation and Mobility Training ~ Visual Impairments ; Outreach Programs ~ Visual Impairments ; Prevocational Training ~ Visual Impairments ; Special Libraries ~ Visual Impairments ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Visual Impairments ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments ; Therapeutic Camps ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Therapeutic Camps ~ Visual Impairments ; Visual/Reading Aids

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