Vision Loss Rehabilitation Alberta

Assistive Technology Services


Description
Offers products to make life with vision loss easier.

Service offers:

  • assessments and recommendations on assistive technologies
  • assistive technology instruction
  • audio book players, computer screen readers, video magnifiers and a host of other items
  • instructional courses
  • possible financial support for the purchase of assistive products
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to applicants registered with CNIB who are:
  • residents of Alberta
  • with a copy of current eye report
  • whose best corrected vision meets program requirements
Applicants seeking to replace or duplicate working equipment they already own are not eligible.
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact local office to apply
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-844-887-8572
Telephone
780-488-4871 (Edmonton)
Telephone
403-266-8831 (Calgary)
Web Site
https://www.visionlossrehab.ca
Email
info@vlrehab.ca
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees are 25 per cent of the cost of any equipment, up to a maximum of $500.00.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Fee reductions available for those with low income or who are receiving assistance.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
November 10, 2020
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM