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CNIB Foundation launches Phone It Forward

September 19, 2018
The CNIB Foundation has announced the launch of its newest program, Phone It Forward, a first-of-its-kind initiative that is the emblem of an exciting new direction for the century-old charity.
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2018 CNIB Tech Fairs

September 10, 2018
Technology is transforming the lives of people with sight loss and the CNIB Foundation is excited to bring the latest in cutting-edge technology to your community.
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Equalize – September 2018

September 10, 2018
Welcome to the September edition of Equalize!
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CNIB Response: Policy on Accessible Education for Students with Disabilities

September 10, 2018
Recently, the Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC) released its new Policy on accessible education for students with disabilities, along with recommendations on how to best meet legal obligations under Ontario’s Human Rights Code.
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Call for applications: Deloitte-CNIB internship/returnship position

September 10, 2018
Are you a blind or partially sighted job seeker in the GTA searching for an exciting and rewarding internship/returnship to boost your career? Deloitte, in collaboration with CNIB, is looking for individuals with a passion for recruitment and human resources who want to make an impact that matters in a short time.
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Introducing the CNIB Foundation

September 05, 2018
We're evolving into an organization that's more ambitious, vibrant and forward-thinking than ever. And we want to show that evolution to the world. Today, we would like to introduce you to the new CNIB Foundation.
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CNIB Response: Ontario's Government for the People to Reform Social Assistance

August 24, 2018
While the Government of Ontario has committed to reforming social assistance, CNIB is disappointed to learn the 3% increase for the Guide Dog Benefit that was announced in the Ontario 2018 Budget has been reduced to 1.5%.
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How to Accommodate a Guide Dog and their Handler

August 22, 2018
September is Guide Dog Awareness Month!

In this blog piece, Victoria Nolan, Head, Stakeholder Relations & Community Engagement for CNIB Guide Dogs, talks about her experiences dining out and how restaurants can be more accommodating.