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Canadian Hearing Services

Site: Mississauga Regional Office

Service: Canadian Hearing Services, Mississauga Regional Office

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Formerly known as Canadian Hearing Society
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Voice: 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone 1-877-215-9530
Fax 1-833-203-4421
E-Mail info@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca
Primary Contact Darrin Ballard, District Supervisor, Central West Region; Email: dballard@chs.ca
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Multiservice agency for adults who are deaf, deafened, or hard of hearing
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding United Way - United Way Greater Toronto
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 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)
Hours COVID19 -- no walk-in serviceMon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Some evening appointments are available
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Deaf, deafened, oral deaf, and hard of hearing persons of all ages
Application Contact organization for service
Languages American Sign Language (ASL); English
Fees Fees for some services
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
2227 South Millway
Suite 300
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5L 3R6
 
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Intersection Erin Mills Pkwy and Burnhamthorpe Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Health Care ; Newcomers ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Assistive Devices ; Children with Disabilities ; Disability Associations ; English as a Second Language ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities ; Interpretation / Translation ; Language Instruction ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Refugees ; Resources for Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Youth with Disabilities ; Youth with Disabilities
Service Categories Audiological Evaluations ; Disability Associations ~ Hearing Loss ; English as a Second Language ~ Hearing Loss ; General Counselling Services ~ Hearing Loss ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Hearing Loss ; Hearing Augmentation Aids ; Interpretation/Translation ~ Hearing Loss ; Newcomer Settlement Services ~ Hearing Loss ; Sign Language Instruction ; Specialized Telecommunications Equipment ; Speech and Language Pathology ~ Hearing Loss ; Student Disability Services ~ Hearing Loss

Agency Overview


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