Capability Support Services

Site: Mailing Address

Service: VIS-ABLE Program

Service Details
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Service Mon-Sun 7 am-11 pm
Areas Served Burlington ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Must have both vision loss and a physical disability to qualify for service and require personal care
Application Self referral
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
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Mailing Address 565 Sanatorium Rd 
Hamilton, ON L9C 7N4
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description (Service) Program provided in partnership with Vision Loss Rehabilitation that provides support for individuals with vision loss and additional functional needs due to a permanent physical disability 
Services include: 
* personal care with the aid of an attendant  
* vision loss specific training in the areas of orientation and mobility  
* home and personal management  
* communication skills
Contact Information
Office Phone 289-408-8000
Fax 905-538-7140
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Primary Contact Kim Russell, Burlington Vis-able Coordinator; Phone: 905-333-3553; Email:
Alternate Contact Karen Heffernan, Assistant Director, Community Programs; Phone: 905-338-8357; Email:
Primary Executive Lucy Sheehan, Executive Director; Phone: 905-692-4465 ext 146; Email:

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