Canadian Hearing Society - Timmins

Site: Timmins Office

Service: Deafblind 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 interveners who provide clear and accurate auditory, visual, and environmental information to allow individuals to participate fully in all aspects of daily and community living 
  • Can transport clients to and from appointments, facilitate communication between the client and their environment, act as a sighted guide, advocate with or on behalf of the client, adapt to the communication preference of the client 
  • Offers interveners for a variety of settings, including medical, legal, educational, social services and personal business
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Outside regular hours by appointment only
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility Individuals with combined loss of both vision and hearing
Application Call to make an appointment
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Braille
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-0771
TTY Phone 1-877-872 0580
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