Canadian Hearing Society

Site: Brantford - Colborne St - Beckett Building

Service: General Support Services and Hearing Care Counselling

Record Details
Legal Name The Canadian Hearing Society
Service Details
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Employment assessment and counselling - Mon & Tue
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk County ; Six Nations of the Grand River
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
People who have a hearing loss, family members, caregivers, community agencies and service providers 
 
Employment Supports: 
Unemployed persons working less than 20 hours per week and legally entitled to work in Canada * Employment Insurance (EI) and Reach-back clients (persons with an active EI claim, have a claim that ended within the last 3 years or have a maternity/parental claim that ended in the past 5 years)
Application Call or e-mail * application required
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees Service ; Program services are free of charge * Some fees may apply to training or education
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
The Beckett Building
225 Colborne St, Suite 139
Brantford, ON N3T 2H2
Intersection Clarence St and Colborne St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Providing general support services to the culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing ages 16 to 55 years, as well as deaf seniors * Advocacy, public education, sensitivity training, and supportive counselling 
 
Hearing Care counselling program provides services to people age 55 years and older, caregivers (formal and informal) and includes 
* home visits 
* education 
* training and sales of communication devices 
* counselling 
* support with hearing loss 
 
Employment assessment and counseling for persons returning to work * barriers to employment explored and action plan developed and implemented * job search support * referral to appropriate employment service or vocational training program
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll-free 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone TTY toll-free 1-877-215-9530
Fax 1-833-203-4421
Website www.chs.ca
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Primary Contact Bev Davidson, General Support Services Counsellor; Phone: (Business) 1-866-518-0000 ext 4089; Email: bdavidson@chs.ca

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