Canadian Hearing Society.[York Region]

Record Details
Alternate Name CHS ; Ontario Interpreting Services (OIS) ; Sign Language Services
Office Phone 1-866-518-0000
Toll Free Phone 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone 1-877-215-9530
Fax 1-833-203-4422
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Primary Contact Peggy Norton-Harris, Regional Program Manager, Canadian Hearing Society; Phone: 905-715-7511; Email:
Established 1997
Primary Executive Julia Dumanian, President, CEO, Canadian Hearing Society
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health ; Ministry of Community and Social Services ; Fundraising ; United Way - Toronto & York Region ; Membership fees
Description (Service) Programs include General Support Counselling, Mental Health/Wellness Counselling, Sign Language Interpreting, Sign Language Classes for Individuals and Businesses, Hearing Care Counselling Program for 55+, Communication Device Program, Video Conferences Services * Employment Services for Job Seekers * Information & Referral * Emergency Interpreter Services  
Ontario 24hr Emergency Interpreting Service (OIS) 1-866-518-0000 * TTY 1-877-215-9530 * * SMS or text 416-712-6637
Hours Newmarket Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Ontario Interpreting Services Emergency Interpreter Service 24 hour, 365 days per year * daytime interpreting service Mon - Thu 8 am - 8 pm, Fri 8 am - 5 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Sign Language Services: 16 years and up * minimum of a grade nine education
Application Contact for details * referral form on website * daily interpreting call, TTY, text - SMS or email or Skype (ASL): CHS Interpreting or Skype (LSQ): Interpretation SCO
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Chinese (Cantonese) - Hearing Care Counselling ; Chinese (Mandarin) - Hearing Care Counselling ; Courses given in ASL; Hearing care counselling is available in Mandarin or Cantonese
Fees Membership - $25 annual for voting priveleges ; Program - Sign Language Services: course and workbook fee ; Program - Sign Language Instruction: course and workbook fee ; Varies depending on programs
Site Location Plaza on N side of Davis Dr, E of Patterson St
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
713 Davis Dr, Ste 105
Newmarket, ON L3Y 2R3
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Intersection Huron Heights Dr and Davis Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; services available in American Sign Language
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Hearing Loss ; Interpretation/Translation ~ Hearing Loss ; Sign Language Instruction ~ Hearing Loss ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Hearing Loss


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