Canadian Hearing Society

Site: Ottawa Regional Office

Service: Employment Services

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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 Debbie Martin, District Supervisor; Email: dmartin@chs.ca
Alternate Contact Lynda Woods, Receptionist; Email: lwoods@chs.ca
Address & Map
Pebb Building
2197 Riverside Dr, Ste 600
Ottawa, ON K1H 7X3
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Matches unemployed and job-ready clients who are deaf, deafened and hard of hearing with prospective employers. * Provides transitional employment support services to eligible participants 
 
Employment Assistance Services (EAS) -- Offers employment services which may include dissemination of labour market information, employment needs assessment, career planning, employment counselling, diagnostic services, job search skills, job finding clubs, job placement services, developing an employment action plan, referral to appropriate interventions, assessments for disability-related accommodations and participant case management and follow-up.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Employment Assistance Services (EAS) -- Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people who are unemployed
Application Call ahead * some providers may require a referral before a visit
Languages English ; French ; Quebec Sign Language ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ) ; Interpretive Services - Ontario Interpreter Services
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/chssco
RSS RSS: www.chs.ca/rss.xml
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CHSCanada
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/CHSCanadaTV
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1962
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities * Ministry of Health * Local Health Intergation Network (LHIN Champlain) ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106846926 RR0001 ; United Way - Ottawa * Cornwall
Elections The Provincial Board of Directors is elected annually.
Print Material Various brochures
Date Updated 21 Aug 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs ~ Hearing Loss

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