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Canadian Hearing Services

Canadian Hearing Services, Mississauga Regional Office


Description
COVID19 -- Offices closed until further notice
  • hearing aid clinics open by appointment only
  • core services offered virtually
  • continuing to provide emergency support services - Emergency Interpreting Services 1-866-518-0000, TTY 1-877-215-9530, urgent@chs.ca, SMS/Text 416-712-6637 (charges may apply)
  • Deaf-Blind Intervening Services1-866-518-0000, TTY 1-877-215-9530, Allan Wareham awareham@chs.ca


Multiservice agency for adults who are deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing
  • audiology and speech-language pathology
  • communication devices
  • hearing aid services and hearing tests
  • support for coping with hearing loss
  • American Sign Language (ASL) classes for individuals and businesses
Ontario Interpreter Services -- professional ASL interpreters for medical, legal, business, employment, social and government services

Emergency Interpreter Services -- sign language interpreters for health or mental health emergencies, Mon-Sun 24 hours

Connect Counselling Services -- for mental health issues, addiction, relationship problems, domestic violence or other serious challenges

Educational Support Services -- note takers, sign language interpreters and assistive devices for part time postsecondary students

Settlement Program for Newcomers
  • needs assessment and referrals
  • translation (English and American Sign Language)
  • form filling
  • problem solving
  • information on technical devices, housing, transportation, health, employment, education, legal system, settlement issues, local community

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) -- basic communication skills, reading and writing in English, adapting to life in Canada; instruction is in American Sign Language (ASL)
Comments
Formerly known as Canadian Hearing Society
Eligibility
Deaf, Deafened, oral Deaf, and hard of hearing persons of all ages
Application Process
Contact organization for service
Office
1-866-518-0000 - Voice
Fax
1-833-203-4421
TTY
1-877-215-9530
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@chs.ca
Languages
American Sign Language, English
Fees
Fees for some services
Documents Required
Contact organization for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
November 14, 2022
Address
2227 South Millway, Suite 300
Mississauga, ON, L5L 3R6
Cross street: Erin Mills Pkwy and Burnhamthorpe Rd W
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

COVID19 -- no walk-in service
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm; some evening appointments available
Service Area(s)
  • Dufferin County
  • Halton Region
  • Peel Region