CNIB Foundation [Central East]

Site: Simcoe/Muskoka

Service: Vision Mate Program

Location, Telephone & Internet
Toll Free Phone CNIB Foundation Contact Centre 1-800-563-2642
Website www.cnib.ca
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Located In Community Barrie
Address 20 Anne St S
Barrie, ON L4N 2C6
 
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Intersection Anne St S and Dunlop St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Lucia Ricardo, Program Lead, Recreation, Sport and Accessible Community Engagement; Phone: 705-728-3352 ext 5281; Email: lucia.ricardo@cnib.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) Vision Mate volunteers provide one-on-one sighted assistance and companionship for one or two hours per week for a person who is blind or partially sighted * approved activities: reading, organizing, walking, assisting with errands and/or outings, social visiting * volunteers complete an interview, orientation and training * two character references and a police record check with a vulnerable sector check required
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
CNIB adult clients
Application Call or email
Languages English ; French - Website
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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