Canadian Hearing Society

Mississauga Regional Office

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Record #: MHL0162 Last Modified: 28 Jun 2013 Last Full Update: 28 Jun 2013
Record Details
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Website Website: www.chs.ca/
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Description & Services
Alternate NameCHS ; La Société canadienne de l'ouïe
DescriptionThe Canadian Hearing Society provides services, products and information that remove barriers to communication * advance hearing health * promote equity for people who are culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing * addresses accessibility issues and services * provides education (literacy and sign language classes) * information & referral * counselling and support services * hearing health care (audiology)
HoursMon-Fri 9am-5pm, some evening appointments are available
Areas ServedDufferin ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
EligibilityDeaf, deafened, hard of hearing persons of all ages
FeesProgram - most programs are free (except ASL classes and Hearing Help classes) * fees may apply to interpreting services
LanguagesEnglish ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Interpretive Services
Contact Information
Address2227 South Millway, Ste 300
Mississauga, ON L5L 3R6
 
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IntersectionErin Mills Pkwy/Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Transit InformationNear South Common transit terminal * Mississauga Transit www.mississauga.ca/portal/residents/publictransit
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone905-608-0271
Fax905-608-8241
After Hours PhoneAfter-Hours Emergency Interpreting Services  
TTY: 1-866-831-4657  
Phone: 1-866-256-5142  
Email: OIS@answerplus.ca
TTY Phone1-877-634-0176
Toll Free Phone1-866-603-7161
Websitewww.chs.ca
Primary ContactDarrin Ballard, Regional Program Manager
Primary ExecutiveVictoria Baby, Regional Director
Other Details
Print Materialprovincial magazine (Vibes), brochures, pamplets
Established1940
FundingRegional / Municipal - Grants ; Provincial ; Federal - Contracts ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Fees - Service
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects
SubjectsAssistive devices ; Audiological services ; Communication aids ; Communication disorders ; Counselling ; Deafness ; English as a second language ; Family support ; Immigrants ; Impaired hearing ; Information and referral ; Interpretation ; Language instruction ; Literacy ; Sign language courses ; Sign language interpretation ; Speech disorders