Canadian Council of the Blind

General Information

Canadian Council of the Blind
20 James Street, Suite 100
Ottawa Ontario 2 K2P 0T6
(613) 567 0311

Brief Description

Representatives available in provinces of British Columbia/Yukon, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia/Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland/Labrador. All may be contacted via central office at (613)567-0311 or (877) 304-0968.


Louis Gilles, President

Services Offered

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • Newsletters and various requested materials.

  • Counseling
    • Offers family and peer counseling and community integration support for seniors.

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides nationwide information and referral concerning blindness/visual impairment.

  • Recreation Services
    • Offers crafts, music, sports, annual national/regional/divisional bowling, and cribbage tournaments.

  • Services for Seniors