Canadian Hearing Society

Site: Peterborough

Service: General Support Services

Description
Description (Service) Provides services to support Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people 16 years and older including: 
* Special Assistance to help consumers overcome language and cultural barriers in everyday living situations;  
* Short-Term Intervention to assist consumers to deal with an immediate, urgent situation by providing brief intervention;  
* Case Management to help consumers who need coordinated long-term support in the community;  
* Supportive Counseling to help individuals and their families find solutions to challenges of everyday living;  
* Restoration to enable independent functioning by providing coping strategies, information on communication devices and emotional support; 
* Referral Service to assist consumers to obtain help from other community services;  
* Consumer Advocacy to promote and support community services to be accessible to culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing consumers.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
People who are Deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing, and their families
Application Contact for application
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
315 Reid St
Peterborough, ON K9J 3R2
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone 1-877-215-9530
Fax 1-855-587-6219
Website www.chs.ca
Primary Contact Daniela Sota, Director of Counselling Services; Email: dsota@chs.ca

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