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Canadian Hearing Services

Site: Kingston Office

Service: Hearing Care Counselling Program

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Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone Toll free 1-877-215-9530
E-Mail info@chs.ca
Website www.chs.ca
Primary Contact Jillian Mannella, Program Manager, Counselling Services, Eastern Region; Email: jmannella@chs.ca
Primary Executive Julia Dumanian, President and Chief Executive Officer
Address & Map
Frontenac Mall
1300 Bath Rd, Unit D4
Kingston, ON K7M 4X4
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (3 Apr 2020): Due to COVID19, CHS offices are closed to the public. Services continue remotely by video; all services available via video conferencing. 
 
Provides home visits, communication devices loans, demonstration, trial and sales, supportive counselling, advocacy, education and information to people with hearing loss, their families, caregivers and the general public * offers Hearing Help Classes and Tinnitus Support Groups and support to older adults with Meniere's 
 
Also offers in-service workshops on hearing loss to community agencies/groups that provide training and services to seniors. 
 
Goal is to reduce isolation due to hearing loss and to increase independence and safety at individual's chosen home.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * call for current meeting schedule
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
Adults 55 years and older or adults 19 years and older with other disabilities requiring home-based services
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees Program - Hearing Help Classes charge minimal fee to cover cost of material. ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque, Visa, Mastercard, debit
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/canadianhearingservices
RSS RSS: www.chs.ca/rss.xml
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CHSCanada
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/CHSCanadaTV
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1940
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care ; United Way
Print Material Information sheets * brochures * pamphlets * books
Date Updated 05 Mar 2020
Subjects
Service Categories Assistive Technology Training ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Hearing Loss ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Hearing Loss ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Tinnitus ; Outreach Programs ~ Hearing Loss ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hearing Loss

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