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: capabilitysupport.ca
Eligibility

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

Areas Served
Hamilton
Halton
Burlington
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