Canadian Hearing Society - Sault Ste Marie

Site: Sault Ste Marie Office

Service: Educational Support Services

Description & Services
Description (Service) As of March 5, 2017, unionized workers with the Canadian Hearing Society are on strike. Call first to confirm services. Please refer to for further information and details around specific service disruptions.

Offers students an equal opportunity for academic success
Provides the following for classes:  
  • Assistive listening device 
  • Computerized notetakers 
  • Sign language interpreters
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Boundaries North to Hornepayne and East to Thessalon
  • Students who are deaf, deafened or hard of hearing and enrolled in part-time post-secondary education 
  • Must provide receipt of course payment from Registrar's office
  • Contact post secondary institution's Office for Students with Disabilities 
  • Counsellor will determine eligibility and assist in completing the application process
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Interpretive Services - Upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-946-4320 ext 229
Toll Free Phone 1-855-819-9169 ext 229
TTY Phone TTY: 1-877-634-0179
Fax 705-256-7231
Primary Contact Wayne King, Regional Program Manager, Canadian Hearing Society; Email:
Alternate Contact Nicki McShane, Employment Counsellor, Canadian Hearing Society; Phone: 705-946-4320 ext 229 * 1-855-819-9169 ext 229; Email:
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 130 Queen St E
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 1Y5
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Intersection Queen St E and Dennis St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (80) United Way
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care; Ministry of Education; Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way