Posted: September 28, 2023
Last Updated: October 5, 2023

Vision Mate

The Vision Mate program matches people who are blind or partially sighted with sighted volunteers who provide companionship and one-on-one assistance with everyday tasks and errands. Activities you and your match do together are based on your needs and interests! Vision Mate volunteers can assist individuals with various activities, including errands, going for walks, labelling and organizing household items, reading, or fun outings and recreational activities.
CNIB Vision Mates volunteer program - volunteer roles in Peterborough
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Typical Session Frequency
This Opportunity typically takes place Weekly.
Typical Session Duration
Each session typically takes 2-4 hours.
Total Opportunity Duration
The expected total duration is 6-12 Months.
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Application Process

Please email Nicole Cartmill at nicole.cartmill@cnib.ca to more information on how to apply.

Point of Contact
Program Coordinator, Vision Mate
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CNIB Vision Mates volunteer program - volunteer roles in Peterborough
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