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Organization: Canadian Hearing Society - Kingston Regional Office  
Phone Numbers: 613-544-1927
Toll-Free: 1-877-544-1927
Teletype: 1-877-817-8209
Fax: 613-544-1975
Website: www.chs.ca
Address:
1300 Bath Rd, Suite D4
Kingston, ON
K7M 4X4
Intersection: Bath Rd and Centennial Dr (Frontenac Mall)
Location: Kingston
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Contacts: Debbie Martin - Administration and Support Services Manager
613-544-1927 ext 102 * dmartin@chs.ca
Service Description: Supports for people who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened, and hard of hearing

Communication Devices Program - Consultation and sale of hearing and communication-related assistive devices * assistive devices augment communication safely, and independence * includes visual smoke detectors, baby monitors, alarm clocks, amplified phones, and TTYs (text telephones)

CONNECT - Mental health counselling, including abuse, addictions, relationship breakdown, and legal advocacy for people who are deaf, oral deaf, deafened, and hard-of-hearing, and their families

General Support Services - Supportive counselling, special assistance, case management, and advocacy for people with a hearing loss * assistance with government services * helps clients overcome life issues

Hearing Care Counselling - Communication and hearing health services to enable daily living activities * support in regards to coping with a hearing loss, communication strategies and appropriate devices * in-home visits available * support provided also to caregivers * priority is given to adults 55 years and older * fee only for devices purchased

Ontario Interpreter Services - Professional sign-language interpreters * set fee - organizations and businesses are responsible for the cost of making their services accessible no matter who requests the interpretation service * advance booking preferred * emergency service available

Volunteer Program - Volunteers are welcome who are interested in participating in a variety of activities which support the Society's programs

Services and Programs:

Fees: Support services are free * set fee for devices and sign language interpreting services * membership available
Application: Call, fax, or drop-in * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People with hearing loss, or with an interest in hearing loss
Languages: English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Language Note: Langue des Signes Quebecoise
Area(s) Served: Kingston ; Belleville ; Brockville and area ; Lanark County
See Also: Accessing Services in Other Languages
Community Support Services
Deafness and Impaired Hearing

This information was last completely updated on August 9, 2016

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The Canadian Hearing Society provides 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.