Canadian Hearing Society

Site: Toronto Regional Office

Service: Canadian Hearing Society

Description
Description (Service) Multiservice agency for adults who are deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing * audiology and speech-language pathology * communication devices * hearing aid services * hearing tests * support for coping with hearing loss * American Sign Language (ASL) classes for individuals and businesses

Ontario Interpreter Services -- professional ASL interpreters for medical, legal, business, employment, social and government services

Emergency Interpreter Services -- sign language interpreters for health or mental health emergencies

CONNECT Counselling Services -- counselling for children, youth, adults who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened, hard-of-hearing and their families: counselling around mental health issues, addiction, relationships, domestic violence, or other serious challenges

General Support Services -- support for culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened, and hard-of-hearing people to help people overcome language and cultural barriers in everyday living situations: case management, referrals, supportive counselling, consumer advocacy, short-term intervention Hearing Care Counselling -- support for hard-of-hearing adults 55+ who are having difficulty with hearing loss, or younger adults with other disabilities as well as hearing loss, requiring home-based services: home visits, education, counselling, communication devices Educational Support Services -- note takers, sign language interpreters and assistive devices for part time postsecondary students

Also site for head office
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Ontario Interpreter Services -- Mon-Thu 8 pm-8 pm, Fri 8 am-5 pm * Emergency Interpreter Services -- Mon-Sun 24 hours * Counselling Services Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Steeles Ave (north) to Lake Ontario (south), Hwy 427/Etobicoke Creek (west) to Rouge River (east)
Eligibility Varies by program
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Other languages may be available
Fees None - no fees for Counselling Services ; Vary for different services
Address and Location
Located In Community Toronto Downtown North
Address & Map
271 Spadina Rd
Toronto, ON M5R 2V3
 
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Intersection Spadina Rd and Davenport Rd
Physical Access Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance ; Designated parking in underground parking lot close to elevators
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone 1-877-215-9530
Fax 1-833-203-4422
E-Mail info@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca
Primary Contact Vinci Giancola, Intake Counsellor, Employment Services
Alternate Contact Kimberly Wilson, Counselling Services

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