Site: Halton/Peel Region - Mississauga Office

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Record #: OAK0050 Last Full Update: 03 Mar 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone905-275-5332
Toll Free Phone1-888-275-5332
After Hours Phonevoicemail
TDD Phone905-524-5988
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, RSS RSS, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary ContactCathy Tufts, Regional Manager, Service and Operations; Phone: 905-275-5332 ext 5367; Email:
Volunteer CoordinatorSusan Cheeseman, Coordinator, Volunteer Services; Phone: 905-275-5332 ext 5379; Email:
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionProvides 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.
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established30 Mar 1918
FundingProvincial ; Fundraising ; Donations - corporate and Individual ; United Way
Service Information
DescriptionServices and programs for Canadians who are blind or partially sighted include: 
* independent living services * independent travel instruction* computer training * consumer products and assistive technology * low vision services * CNIB library
HoursTue and Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * all other days by appointment only * store open Tue and Thu 9:30 am-3 pm 
* volunteer hours may vary depending on position
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibilityanyone who is experiencing difficulties due to vision loss is eligible for CNIB services
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Chinese - Cantonese ; Farsi ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Interpretive Services - volunteers available as needed
Feesno service fees
Site Information
Located In CommunityMississauga
Address & Map
Sussex Centre
50 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Suite 300 - Reception
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2
IntersectionHurontario St and Burnhamthorpe Rd
Mailing Addressc/o Community Door 
Sussex Centre 
50 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Ste 300 
Mississauga, ON L5C 3B2
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAssistive Technology Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Associations ~ Visual Impairments ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Visual Impairments ; Special Libraries ~ Visual Impairments