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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Develops a personalized program to assist individuals living with vision loss to continue to work, play, and enjoy life 
  • Identifies individual needs and goals, and connects the individual to the appropriate programs and services to meet identified needs
 
Child and Family services 
  • Provides a comprehensive program of direct services 
  • Offers various information resources 
  • Connects individuals with parent/peer support  
  • Advocates and provides training for children with vision loss, from birth to school age 
  • Assists with personal adjustment to vision loss and in the development of skills for independence in activities of daily living
 
Low Vision Services 
  • Provides a functional assessment of visual abilities 
  • Offers information and training in the use of low vision devices 
  • Educates, and instructs on how to maximize residual vision
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, by appointment only
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Individuals of any age living with vision loss
Application
  • Call for information 
  • A referral from a health care professional is required
 
Note: If an individual is not able to get a referral, they can contact the local CNIB that may be able to assist
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Vision Loss Rehab: 1-844-887-8572‚Äč 
Sault Ste Marie Office: 1-888-675-2468
E-Mail info@vlrehab.ca
Website on.visionlossrehab.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address Uusi Koti
727 North St, Unit 103
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 0E5
 
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Intersection North St and Second Line E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)