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Joyce Family Foundation gives bursaries to 18 students with sight loss

CNIB thanks the Joyce Family Foundation for their incredible donation of 18 needs-based bursaries for Canadian undergraduate students with sight loss.

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A cutting board. A wooden spoon, basil, tomatoes and pasta sit on top of the board.

Kitchen Creations

Cooking is not always easy with vision loss, but it’s not impossible! Join us for a social cooking experience where we will discuss some kitchen hacks and make food together! An ingredients list will be sent out with Zoom info. January topic: Cooking for one. This group runs via Zoom web conference on January 21 from 5 to 6 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

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A CNIB Guide Dogs branded van (left) parked next to a Leader Dogs for the Blind van (right).

Pup-dates: Giving the term ‘rescue dogs’ a whole new meaning

When travel restrictions, including the border closure, resulted in an increase in demand for CNIB Guide Dogs, a very special guide dog school in the United States came to our rescue in a big way.

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An example of the sighted guide technique. Two woman walk down a sidewalk together. A woman holds the guide's arm lightly above the elbow and allows the guide to walk one-half step ahead.

COVID-19 Resources

Visit our new COVID-19 Resources webpage to get the latest information on everything from new foundation programs to our physical distancing advocacy initiatives and interviews with program participants.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Vision Mate

Make a difference for people who are blind or partially sighted by providing sighted assistance and companionship to a person in your community who is blind or partially sighted.

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