CNIB Foundation Alberta & Northwest Territories

Emotional and Wellness Support


Description
Provides supportive programs for individuals with vision loss.

Service offers:

  • referral to peer support groups with people who understand the impact of vision loss
  • confidential and immediate support through CNIB Helpline
  • Vision Mate program connecting to a volunteer trained to provide assistance
  • counselling services through CNIB or recommended community resources
  • opportunities to take part in community leisure, recreation and social programs
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals affected by vision loss.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service contact for more details.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-800-563-2642
Telephone
403-266-8831 (Calgary Office)
Telephone
780-488-4871 (Edmonton Office)
Web Site
http://www.cnib.ca/en?region=ab
Email
info@cnib.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit, Registered Charity / Foundation
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
June 14, 2021
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