Canadian Council of the Blind

Site: Ottawa

Service: National Office

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-567-0311
Toll Free Phone 1-877-304-0968
Fax 613-567-2728
Primary Contact Shelley Ann Morriss, Administrator
Alternate Contact Becky Goodwin; Email:
Address & Map
CCB National Office
20 James St, Suite 100
Ottawa, ON K2P 0T6
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Mailing Address c/o Reception
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Para Transpo customers and others who cannot use stairs should enter through the door on the south side of the building.
Description & Services
Description (Service) Federally chartered, national consumer and advocacy organization for the blind or visually impaired * nation-wide association * assists and enhances the efforts of individuals who are blind or vision impaired * aids in regaining self-confidence, self-esteem, and independence 
Promotes: equality for Canada's blind and visually impaired * their integration in the sighted population * recreational and social activities * equal treatment of the blind and visually impaired in a free and democratic society without limitation or discrimination 
Monitors and assesses the services provided by the service delivery agencies * ensures quality of service throughout Canada * development of technology training programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility People who are legally blind or visually impaired
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English
Fees Membership - $10 annually (2019)
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Twitter Twitter:
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established National Organization: 1944
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119218899 RR0001 ; Membership fees
Elections The National Board of Directors is elected; Executive Committees at the division and club levels are elected.
Date Updated 14 Mar 2019
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Rights Groups ~ Visual Impairments ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Visual Impairments ; Individual Advocacy ~ Visual Impairments ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Visual Impairments

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