Upcoming Events

07 Apr 2020
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09 Apr 2020
Social Meet Up - Teleconference (National)
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The keypad of a landline telephone.

Are you craving that social interaction you normally get from going for coffee, attending meetings or going shopping? We are here to provide a safe alternative. Social distancing is a challenge, but you’re not alone. Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Eastern Time for a friendly group chat. We’ll get to know each other, share some good news stories, and discuss practical tips for staying healthy and connected. Call-in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Apr 2020
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Peer Support - Teleconference (National)
A group of 5 people sit in a circle
A group of 5 people sit in a circle

Understanding, support, mentorship and advice when you need it most. Peer support will be taking place via teleconference.

08 Apr 2020
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Parenting With Sight Loss - Teleconference (National)
A group of five people sit in a circle and engage in lively conversation.
A group of five people sit in a circle and engage in lively conversation.

A support group for blind/partially sighted parents. From infancy to adulthood - blind mothers and fathers can learn, explore, and share their triumphs, challenges, tips and stories among peers in a supportive environment. Participate via teleconference on the second Wednesday of the month from 6-8 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration. 

10 Apr 2020
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Virtual Coffee Meet-ups
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Latte coffee with heart draw on it

The CNIB Foundation will be offering virtual coffee meet-ups hosted by a counsellor, for a total of 4 weeks. This group runs via teleconference Every Friday from 10:30 a.m.- 12 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. Call in information will be given upon registration.

10 Apr 2020
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Advocacy Trivia - Teleconference (National)
An ambassador stands at the front of a room and gives a presentation to 30+ seated children.
An ambassador stands at the front of a room and gives a presentation to 30+ seated children.

Feeling like you can’t listen to one more audiobook or watch one more minute of news coverage? Join us for advocacy-themed trivia Friday afternoons. This program runs via Zoom web conference every Friday from 1-1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

22 Apr 2020
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Guide Dog Handler Group - Teleconference
A black guide dog and its handler enter a building.
A black guide dog and its handler enter a building.

This group meets via teleconference on April 22 from 6-7 p.m. Central Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

25 Apr 2020
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Working-Age Group - Teleconference
Friends hanging out together.
Friends hanging out together.

Working-age individuals get together and discuss topics that impact them and socialize with like-minded individuals living with sight loss. This group runs via teleconference on the last Saturday of every month from 1-3 p.m. Mountain Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

27 Apr 2020
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Parent and Family Support Group - Teleconference (National)
A group of five people sit in a circle and engage in lively conversation.
A group of five people sit in a circle and engage in lively conversation.

Parents and family members of children with vision loss may sometimes face challenges and barriers. The opportunity to connect with other families who have been through similar experiences can be a valuable form of support. This group meets via teleconference on the last Monday of the month from 7-8 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.