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 http://www.chs.ca/information-about-labour-disruption-chs 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
Eligibility
  • 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
Application
  • 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
E-Mail nmcshane@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca
Primary Contact Wayne King, Regional Program Manager, Canadian Hearing Society; Email: wking@chs.ca
Alternate Contact Nicki McShane, Employment Counsellor, Canadian Hearing Society; Phone: 705-946-4320 ext 229 * 1-855-819-9169 ext 229; Email: nmcshane@chs.ca
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