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Canadian Association of the Deaf

Contact Information
Office Phone 613-565-2882
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) Condition-specific support organisation
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1940
Primary Executive Frank Folino, President; Email:
Funding Federal - Human Resources and Social Development Canada ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Fees - Membership
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) National consumer organization of Canada’s Deaf citizens * provides consultation and information on Deaf needs and interests to the public, business, media, educators, governments and others * conducts research and collects data regarding Deaf issues, then issues reports on these studies * develops and implements pilot programs * offers assistance to Deaf organizations and service agencies * promotes and protects the rights, needs, and concerns of those who are linguistically and culturally Deaf who use American Sign Language (ASL) and langue des signes québécoise (LSQ)
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ)
Fees Membership
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
251 Bank St, Suite 606
Ottawa, ON K2P 1X3
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Intersection Somerset St W and Bank St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Government / Legal
HCSD Sub Heading Consumer Protection / Complaints ; Disability Associations
Service Categories Consumer Action Groups ~ Hearing Loss ; Consumer Education ~ Hearing Loss

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