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Organization: Canadian Council of the Blind - Ottawa Chapter  
Phone Numbers: 613-567-0311
CCB National Office
20 James St, Ste 100
Ottawa, ON
K2P 0T6
Intersection: Bank St and Somerset St W
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Fully Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30
Dates: Year-round, except July, August and December
Service Description: 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.

Ottawa Club * social club * offers advocacy services to their members * book club

Fees: Membership - $10 (2016/2017)
Application: Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Legally blind or visually impaired
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Ottawa (City of)
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for People with Disabilities
Blindness and Impaired Vision
Fitness, Recreational and Social Programs for People with Disabilities

This information was last completely updated on 10/19/2016

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