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The Ross C. Purse Doctoral Fellowship

The Ross C. Purse Doctoral Fellowship encourages and supports theoretical and practical research and studies at the doctoral level in the field of vision loss in Canada.
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CNIB Venture Zone entrepreneurship meetups

Announcing CNIB Venture Zone meetups – a monthly entrepreneurship networking event. Venture Zone meetups will feature panel discussions with industry experts, interactive activities and an opportunity to network with colleagues from the world of business.
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CNIB Barbara Tuck MacPhee Award

The CNIB Barbara Tu​ck MacPhee Award supports researchers in the field of macular degeneration.
Teen girl with sight loss smiling and wrapping arm around her guide dog

Ontario annual reports

View the CNIB Foundation Ontario's annual reports.
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Youth Ontario United (Y.O.U)

Join other Ontario Youth for a monthly meetup via Skype or Teleconference. Learn, engage and share among peers across the province. Chat about a new topic and collaborate to develop new friendships, new skills and initiatives in your community. The group meets via teleconference the second  Wednesday or Thursday of the month.
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Adult Weeks

Escape and spend a week on the shores of beautiful Lake Joseph in Muskoka. Whether you are seeking adventure or relaxation, we have something for you.
A father and daughter ride a tandem bike at Lake Joe.

Family Programs

Our family program gives people with sight loss and their families an opportunity to enjoy the splendour of Muskoka on beautiful Lake Joseph in a safe and inclusive environment. Activities are available for all ages and there are also events just for adults, youth and kids.
Two participants ride in a canoe on Lake Joe.

Leaders-In-Training (ages 16-19)

At Lake Joe, you'll learn you don't need a title to be a leader. Leaders-in-training (LIT) empowers you to take an active role in camp life.
Children playing on the beach. at Lake Joe. A rainbow appears in the distance.

Camp Abilities (ages 8-18) 

Want to try a triathlon, or work on paddling skills? This goal-based program is aimed at athletic development.
A group of campers (in bathing suits) run into the Lake.

Pushing Limits for Active Youth (PLAY) (ages 8-18) 

Pushing Limits for Active Youth (PLAY) is for those that want to discover new sports at Lake Joe.