CNIB Foundation: New Brunswick Division (Vision Loss Rehabilitation New Brunswick)

General Information

CNIB Foundation: New Brunswick Division (Vision Loss Rehabilitation New Brunswick)
77 Westmorland Street
Suite 130
Fredericton, NB E3B 6Z3
(506) 458 0060
http://www.cnib.ca

Staff

Denise Coward, Executive Director, denise.coward@cnib.ca, 506 857 4240 ext.5612

Jane Moore, Manager, Vision Rehabilitation, jane.moore@vlrehab.ca, 506 546 6295

Services Offered

  • Assessment
    • Assesses clients for vocational, rehabilitative, English language, mobility training needs.

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • Available to professionals working with individuals living with vision loss.

  • Counseling
    • Counseling services available.

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Offers employment counseling, career development, referral to on-the-job training.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides information and referral services.

  • Library Services
    • Provides library services for Canadians living with vision loss.

  • Reading Services
    • Local or other newspapers (home-based service manned by volunteers).

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Provides deaf-blind outreach services.

  • Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
    • Provides vocational rehabilitation, sight enhancement, and training in the use of assistive technology.

  • Travel/Orientation and Mobility
    • Provides orientation and mobility training.

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • Educational and other materials.