According to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), about half a million Canadians are estimated to be living with significant vision loss. And every year, about 50,000 Canadians will lose their sight. *
One of Canadian Bible Society’s ongoing ministries is making the Scriptures accessible for the visually-impaired. In 2016, CBS distributed over 332 copies of Scriptures in various formats such as large print Bibles, audio Bibles (CD, megavoiceMegavoice), and Braille.
These resource are available in English and in French language editions. Scriptures in audio format are also available in other languages such as Arabic, Cantonese, Hindi, Persian , Swahili, Tagalog, etc.