Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers services, products, and information that remove barriers to communication, advance hearing health, and promote equity for people who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing
Agency Services
Description (Service) Offers services, products, and information that remove barriers to communication, advance hearing health, and promote equity for people who are culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing
 
Administers the following programs: 
  • CONNECT Counselling Program 
  • Educational Support Services 
  • Employment Services 
  • Hearing Care Counselling 
  • Sign Language Classes
 
  • Offers deafblind, interpreter and general support services
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Interpreter Services: appointments can be made during business hours, evenings and weekends
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility Deafblind Services 
  • Individuals with combined loss of both vision and hearing
 
General Support Services 
  • Individuals who are deaf, deafened or hard of hearing
 
Interpreter Services 
  • Anyone who require the use of an interpreter
Application Interpreter Services 
  • Appointments are to be made through the Sudbury office  
  • Requires a minimum notice of 3 business days
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Langue des Signes Québécoises (LSQ)
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-0771
Toll Free Phone Ask to be connected to the Timmins Office: 1-800-479-4562 
Toll Free: Interpreter Services: Ask to be connected to the Sudbury Office: 1-800-479-4562 
Office: Interpreter Services: 705-522-1020
TTY Phone 705-268-0744 
Toll-free 1-877-872 0580
Fax 705-268-4598
E-Mail webmaster@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca
Primary Executive Silvy Coutu, Regional Director; Phone: 705-522-1020 ext 2249; Email: scoutu@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