Looking for more resources?

Here are some links that other members have found useful:

Advocacy and Information

A consumer group of blind, partially sighted, and deaf-blind adults, parents and other interested individuals, with a common goal to preserve and enhance the rights of such persons in Canada through public education, advocacy, and other initiatives.

Our ASVI sister organization serving northern Alberta.

Promoting community participation through education, sports, recreation and employment programs.

National voluntary agency providing services to individuals whom are blind or visually impaired across Canada.

Online community for parents of children with visual impairments.

A non-profit organization that facilitates the self-directed achievement of people with all forms of blindness, and increases public awareness about the strengths and capabilities of blind people.

Assistive Technology Providers
Braille Materials
Guide Dogs

An information network for individuals and families who are affected by achromatopsia and for professionals interested in learning about achromatopsia.

Canada Revenue Agency
Recreation and Sports

Non-profit organization dedicated to the provision of recreation and sports opportunities for Albertans who are blind or partially sighted.

Offers sports programs for people with intellectual disabilities.

National sport organization for the Paralympic Sport of Goalball, and advocates within the sport system for Canadians who are visually impaired or blind.


These resource links are posted for information purposes only. ASVI Calgary does not assume responsibility for the content or accuracy of these materials.