CNIB provides guidance and training to individuals living with sight loss who want to advocate for themselves. Below you will find a manual and toolkit that will help you get started.
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We advocate on the premise that everyone should be able to participate in all aspects of society. It’s helpful to understand legislation and standards that protect your rights to ensure the law is working for you.
Clearing Our Path – Universal Design recommendations for persons with sight loss
Understanding the cost of vision loss
Provincial Accessibility Information W3C Accessibility Standards Overview
Newfoundland and Labrador Human Rights Code
Blind Persons' Rights Act
This covers topics including guide dogs in public areas and rental units