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Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind

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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Manotick
Address & Map
4120 Rideau Valley Dr N
Manotick, ON K4M 1B2
 
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Intersection Prince of Wales Drive and Rideau Valley Drive North
Mailing Address PO Box 280 
Manotick, ON K4M 1A3
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Helps the visually impaired to be mobile by providing trained guide dogs * trains guide dogs * offers training to the blind in their use 
 
Assistance Dogs Division: Provides trained guide dogs to persons within the Ottawa area who have mobility issues (without being visually impaired) * provides referrals to other agencies regarding service animals for various disabilities
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
For Guide Dogs for the Blind: Canadian citizen (or resident), 16 years of age or older and registered legally blind 
Assistance Dogs: Canadian citizen medically diagnosed with a mobility-related disability who must in some way be able to benefit from the use of an Assistance Dog
Application Call to apply.
Languages English ; French
Fees None - Guide dogs and training
Service Categories Service Animals
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-692-7777
Fax 613-692-0650
E-Mail info@guidedogs.ca
Website www.guidedogs.ca
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Other Details
Established 1984
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106846819 RR0001 ; Foundation
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Application package * Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the International Guide Dog Federation (for Guide Dogs) and Assistance Dogs International (for Mobility Assistance Dogs)

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