CNIB - North Region - Thunder Bay Office

Site: Thunder Bay Office

Service: Rehabilitation Services

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 Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, by appointment only 
CNIB Store, open to the public Tue, Thu10 am-3 pm 
Open House for the general public to inquire about services First and Third Thu 10 am-4 pm 
CNIB Help Line Mon-Fri 7 am-7:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Individuals of any age living with vision loss
Application Call to schedule an appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-3341
Toll Free Phone Regional Office, Sudbury 1-888-675-2468 
CNIB Help Line 1-800-563-2642 
CNIB Library 1-800-268-8818
TTY Phone 807-345-3341
Fax 807-345-0786
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Volunteer Coordinator Tanis Boardman, Coordinator,Volunteer Services; Phone: 807-345-3341 ext 5460; Email:
Primary Executive Kerrie St Jean, Regional Manager; Phone: 705-675-2468; Email:
Alternate Executive Monique Pilkington, Regional Director, ON-North; Phone: 705-675-2468; Email:
Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 229 Camelot St
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4B2
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Intersection Camelot St and Court St N
Mailing Address c/o Regional Office 
303 York St 
Sudbury, ON P3E 2A5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding United Way ; Partially funded by Ministry of Health & Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)