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 http://www.chs.ca/information-about-labour-disruption-chs 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
E-Mail rstdenis@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 Community and Social Services