CNIB - North Region - Sudbury Regional Office

Site: Sudbury Regional Office

Service: Supports and Services for Individuals with Vision Loss

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Works with individuals of all ages providing the personalized rehabilitation support they need to see beyond vision loss, build their independence and lead the lives they want
Agency Services
Description (Service) Functions as the regional office for Northern Ontario

Assistive Technology Services
  • Sells specialized technology and products to assist with tasks of daily living
  • Provides information about the availability, selection, use and purchase of devices
  • Accessible catalogues can be ordered via telephone
  • Local offices can provide in person training and technical support
  • Access to online webstore here
Emotional and Wellness Support
  • Provides a venue to discuss work, home life, activities of daily living, or leisure and community participation, through support groups, the Vision Mate program and immediate, confidential telephone support through the Helpline
Independent Living Services and Independent Travel Instruction
    Specialists provide instruction and assistance to build everyday skills and confidence in one-on-one or group settings to learn to live and travel with vision loss
Library
  • Provides access to material in Braille, print Braille, talking books; descriptive videos; newspapers, and magazines
  • Browse the digital collection online here
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
CNIB Helpline Mon-Fri 7 am-7:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Sudbury District
Eligibility Individuals of any age living with vision loss
Application Varies by service, call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-675-2468
Toll Free Phone 1-888-675-2468 
CNIB Helpline 1-800-563-2642 
CNIB Library 1-800-268-8818
TTY Phone 705-675-2468
Fax 705-675-6635
E-Mail info@cnib.ca
Website www.cnib.ca
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Primary Executive Monique Pilkington, Regional Director, Ontario North; Email: monique.pilkington@cnib.ca
Alternate Executive Kerrie St Jean, Regional Manager; Phone: 708-675-2468; Email: kerrie.st.jean@cnib.ca
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 303 York St
Sudbury, ON P3E 2A5
 
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Intersection York St and Regent St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1918
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; United Way