Canandian National Institute For The Blind
Contact details for Canandian National Institute For The Blind
Name: Canandian National Institute For The Blind (CNIB) Address: CNIB National Office 1929 Bayview Avenue Toronto Ontario M4G 3E8 Canada Telephone: 1-800-563-2642 Toll Free Fax: 416-480-7700 Website: www.cnib.ca
About Canandian National Institute For The Blind - CNIB
The CNIB (formerly known as the Canadian National Institute For The Blind) provides, support, information and hope to all Canadians affected by loss of vision. Approximately three million Canadians have a print disability - this inhibits their ability to access to conventional text.
The Canadian National Institute For the Blind (CNIB) was formally founded in 1918, although their beginnings date back to 1906. The CNIB are one of the oldest charitable organizations in Canada.
The institute is seen as recognized experts in the field of vision. Their purpose is to prevent blindness and to help people with vision loss. The Canadian National Institute For The Blind employs over 1100 people throughout Canada. These professionals work across a wide range of fields. These include:
- public education
- accessible design consulting
- library services
- service and support