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Three young boys wear life jackets and jump off the dock into the lake at CNIB Lake Joe.

CNIB Lake Joe is Hiring Seasonal Staff for 2020!

Looking for work? CNIB Lake Joe, a fully accessible camp for people with sight loss, is looking for you! If you have a passion to enrich lives, make memories and build independence, apply now to join our team on the shores of beautiful Lake Joseph in Muskoka, and help change what it is to be blind!

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Events

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Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) Empower Hour - Teleconference

You're not alone when struggling to navigate the ODSP system. Join experts and peers to discuss relevant topics and share resources, support, and wellness tools. This teleconference is intended for ODSP recipients, care givers, community supports providers or family members of an ODSP recipient.
Two ODSP and Community Liaisons will be in attendance to answer questions.

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Blogs

A young man and his guide dog stand on the corner of a busy intersection. In his right hand, he holds a Key2Access Fob. In his left hand, he holds the Guide Dog harness.

Making pedestrian crossings safer with Key2Access

One of our partners in accessibility, Key2Access, is a Canadian technology start-up with an innovative approach to accessible pedestrian crossings.

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A group photo of SCORE participants and volunteers posing on the dock at Lake Joe.

CNIB National SCORE Program

Calling all youth in Canada! Sign up for the experience of a lifetime with CNIB's National SCORE program!

CNIB's National SCORE program is a summer experience that combines the joys of camp with excursions and activities geared to helping youth (ages 15-20) learn and develop skills to pursue post-secondary education.

Put down the textbooks and join CNIB for an all-expenses-paid opportunity! Discover and explore your potential through educational and empowering activities while connecting with like-minded peers.

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A graphic showing the cover of the 2020 CNIB Guide Dogs Calendar. A black Lab poses with CNIB Foundation branding.  Text: Proceeds support the CNIB Foundation's innovative programs and powerful advocacy that empower people impacted by blindness to live their dreams and tear down barriers to inclusion.

2020 CNIB Guide Dogs calendar on sale now!

The 2020 CNIB Guide Dogs calendars are now available!

This year’s calendar features future guide dogs (Eric, Hope, Ray, Lily, Luna, Pepper, Potter and Wonder) and working CNIB Guide Dogs (Maple and Piper). Ambassador (Willow) and buddy (Queenie) dogs are also featured.

You can purchase a 2020 CNIB Guide Dogs calendar for only $10 at local CNIB offices!

Proceeds support the CNIB Foundation's innovative programs and powerful advocacy that empower people impacted by blindness to live their dreams and tear down barriers to inclusion.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Special Events Committee Member - Various Cities

A Special Events Committee Member will help plan and implement special fundraising events throughout the southwest region. We are looking for committed individuals who can take on some shared responsibilities in a professional, dedicated manner.

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Child and Youth Program Assistant - Ontario West

Change what it means to be blind by helping children with sight loss meet new friends and gain self-confidence while enjoying interactive social and recreational activities. Provide community-based support: help to plan, implement and supervise children and youth programs.

Volunteer for Child and Youth Program Assistant - Ontario West