Canadian Hearing Society - Sudbury

Site: Sudbury Office

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

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 literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence
 
Offers educational courses one-on-one and in a group session either on-site, off-site, by e-learning, or video conference
 
Provides instruction on the following: 
  • American Sign Language (ASL) 
  • Activities of daily living, such as banking, public transportation 
  • Computer skills 
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving 
  • English 
  • Job search skills and employment preparation 
  • Math 
  • Use of communication devices and communication strategies
Hours Tue-Fri 9 am-5 pm, after hours by appointment only
Areas Served Killarney ; Manitoulin Island ; Sudbury District
Eligibility
  • Individuals who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing 
  • Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum 
  • Must have facility in English or in American Sign Language (ASL)
Application Call or email for more information or to book an appointment
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-522-1020
Toll Free Phone 1-800-479-4562
TTY Phone 1-877-817-8205
Fax 705-522-1060
E-Mail ppresenza@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca/locations/sudbury
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 1233 Paris St
Sudbury, ON P3E 3B6
 
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Intersection Paris St and Centennial Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development