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Organization: Canadian Hearing Society - Mississauga Regional Office - Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services and Programs  
Toll-Free: 1-866-518-0000
TTY: 1-877-215-9530
After Hours: Emergency Interpreting Services: Phone: 1-866-518-0000 * TTY: 1-877-215-9530 * Email: urgent@chs.ca
Email: info@chs.ca
Website: www.chs.ca
Address:
Southcom Building
2227 South Millway, Suite 300
Mississauga, ON
L5L 3R6
Intersection: Erin Mills Pkwy and Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Location: Mississauga (Erin Mills)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm * some evening appointments are available
Communication devices consultation, call to book appointment
Executives: Julia Dumanian - President and Chief Executive Officer
jdumanian@chs.ca
Public Contacts: Sunita Pereira - Hearing Care Counsellor
spereira@chs.ca
Angela Jean - Audiologist
ajean@chs.ca
Service Description: Providing services and products to enable deaf and hard of hearing Canadians to overcome barriers to participation

Programs and services include:
  • Accessibility services for individuals and businesses (interpreting, captioning, videoconferencing, deafblind services, workplace accessibility, communication devices, consulting services)
  • Counseling services (free and confidential * offer a wide range of counseling to support individuals and families find solutions to life's challenges)
  • Educational programs such as Family Communication Program, Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC), Literacy and Basic Skills, Settlement Program for Newcomers to Canada, Sign Language Classes to anyone who wants to learn
  • Employment services (free for job seekers aged 16 and over, and for employers looking for qualified staff)
  • Hearing healthcare (hearing test, hearing aids, assistive listening devices, aural rehabilitation, financial resources, tinnitus consultations, speech language pathology, etc)

CHS is an authorized vendor with:
  • ACSD - Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities
  • ADP - Ontario Ministry of Health’s Assistive Devices Program
  • NIHB - Non-Insured Health Benefits
  • ODSP - Ontario Disability Supports Program
  • OW - Ontario Works
  • VAC - Veterans Affairs Canada (formerly DVA)
  • WSIB - Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
  • Green Shield Canada
  • Municipal Hardship Funding

Fees: Support services are free * set fees for devices and sign language interpreting services * membership available
Application: Call, fax, or drop-in * no referral required
Eligibility / Target Population: People with hearing loss, or with an interest in hearing loss
Languages: English * French * American Sign Language (ASL)
Language Notes: French reception, programs, publications, and website * French interpretation available upon request
Area Served:
Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Dufferin  
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for People with Disabilities
Community Support Services
Deafness and Impaired Hearing
Hearing Aids and Communication Devices

This information was last completely updated on May 28, 2018

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Updated May 28, 2018
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"About Us"
The Canadian Hearing Society is the leading provider of services, products and information that remove barriers to communication; advance hearing health; promote equity for people who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing