Christian Record Services: National Camps for the Blind

General Information

Christian Record Services: National Camps for the Blind
1300 King Street
Oshawa Ontario 2 L1H 8N9
(905) 436 6938
http://www.crsblindservices.ca/

Brief Description

American sister organization, CRS/USA, in Lincoln, Nebraska provides same services. 27 camps combined.

Staff

Pat Page, Executive Director

Services Offered

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • Large variety of Christian inspirational materials from various denominations. Provides free inspirational magazine in most alternate formats.

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Representatives across Canada and United States contact blind and visually impaired individuals to provide personal services and liaison with community resources.

  • Counseling
    • Offers Bible study using alternate format materials (braille, large print, and audio).

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides referral to other community programs and services.

  • Library Services
    • Maintains large circulating library of cassette tapes with 40 subject areas including music-related, teen topics, senior interest, adventure and travel, history.