CNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario

Service: Outreach Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-528-8555
Crisis Phone 1-800-563-2642 Helpline
Fax 905-527-9536 Toll free 1-855-251-4156
Primary Contact Ann Lindley, Regional Coordinator, Rehabilitation Services
Alternate Contact Julie Flaczynski, Intermediate Secretary, Outreach Program; Phone: ext 5331; 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
Former Name Transitional Training Centre
Legal Name Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary Executive Janis Giftopoulos, Regional Manager, Brantford CNIB and Outreach Program; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Local Health Integrated Network for Hamilton, Niagara, Haldimand-Norfolk, Brant (LHIN-HNHB)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides intensive and frequent services on a visitation basis to assist adults with vision loss and additional functional needs to achieve their personal goals and enhance their ability to live independently in the community.  
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Blind or partially sighted adults with additional functional needs.
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL); Interpretive Services
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Braille Instruction ; Centres for Independent Living ~ Visual Impairments ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Visual Impairments ; Outreach Programs ~ Visual Impairments ; Personal Care ~ Visual Impairments ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Visual Impairments

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