Canadian Hearing Society - Timmins

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Sign Language Classes

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.

  • Teaches American Sign Language (ASL) through classroom instruction, videotext and role-playing to individuals 
  • Also teaches about Deaf culture to better understand the communication needs of the Deaf community 
  • Offers customized workplace classes for businesses who wish to learn ASL to improve communication with their customers, clients and co-workers
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Classes run for 10 weeks at 2 hours per class and dates and times are based on instructor availability and student enrolment
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility Individuals interested in learning American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Registration is required 
  • call for information
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Langue des Signes Québécoises (LSQ)
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-0771
Toll Free Phone Ask to be connected to the Timmins Office: 1-800-479-4562
TTY Phone 705-268-0744 
1-877-872 0580
Fax 705-268-4598
Primary Contact Geoff Cosh; Phone: 705-522-1020 ext 2224
Located In Community Timmins
Address 20 Wilcox St
Timmins, ON P4N 3K6
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Intersection Wilcox Ave and Algonquin Blvd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN);Ministry of Community and Social Services