VIS-ABLE Program

Program provided in partnership with Vision Loss Rehabilitation that provides support for individuals with vision loss and additional functional needs due to a permanent physical disability

Services include:
* personal care with the aid of an attendant 
* vision loss specific training in the areas of orientation and mobility 
* home and personal management 
* communication skills

Organizations that offer this Service
Capability Support Services
Sites that offer this Service
Westwood Hub, Capability Support Services
Sunday:
7:00-23:00

Monday:
7:00-23:00

Tuesday:
7:00-23:00

Wednesday:
7:00-23:00

Thursday:
7:00-23:00

Friday:
7:00-23:00

Saturday:
7:00-23:00

Fax Number: 905-538-7140
Website: Website
Eligibility

Must have both vision loss and a physical disability to qualify for service and require personal care

Areas Served
Burlington
Halton
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Self referral

Contact
Kim Russell, Burlington Vis-able Coordinator
Jennifer McMahon, Manager, Community Programs, Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Lucy Sheehan, Executive Director, Community Services
Janis Giftopoulos, Program Manager - Outreach, Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Age Range
Ages 16 and older
Last Full Update
October 6, 2020