Canadian Hearing Society - Timmins

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Ontario Interpreting Services

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Description & Services
Public Comments Emergency Interpretation Services: urgent@chs.ca
Description (Service)
  • Provides American Sign Language (ASL) and la langue des signes québécoise (LSQ) interpretation services 
  • Offers on-site or video remote interpreting (VRI) services
 
Will provide interpreters for various situations, including: 
  • Job interviews 
  • Medical appointments 
  • Business meeting 
  • Giving evidence in court 
  • Arranging a mortgage 
  • In crisis in a hospital, shelter, or police station
Hours Pre-booked interpreting services Mon-Thu 8 am-8 pm * Fri 8 am-5 pm 
Emergency Interpretation Services Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility
  • Individuals or agencies who require interpretation services  
  • Emergency Interpretation Services: Individuals who are faced with sudden, unforeseen crisis that requires immediate attention
Application
  • Appointments are to be made through the OIS Scheduling Centre in Ottawa 
  • Pre-booked requires a minimum notice of three business days
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Langue des Signes Québécoises (LSQ)
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 1-866-518-0000 Option 1
TTY Phone 1-877-215-9530
Fax 1-855-259-7557
E-Mail interpreting@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca
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 Children, Community and Social Services