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Alternate Name CHS ; CV19 ; OCR
Former Name Canadian Hearing Society
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Kingston West; Inside the main mall
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Frontenac Mall
1300 Bath Rd, Unit D4
Kingston, ON K7M 4X4
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Intersection Centennial Dr and Bath Rd
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (23 Apr 2020): Due to COVID19, CHS offices are closed to the public. Services continue remotely by video; all services available via video conferencing.

Offers counselling, referrals, hearing care counselling, and communication devices to hard of hearing and deaf individuals * coordinates sign language classes and sign language interpreting services * speakers available to give presentations to groups as requested
Hours COVID19: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

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: 16 year(s) and up 
Youth and adults 16 years and older * supports to children and youth under 16 is offered by way of working with the family unit
Application Call for information, some programs require intake or registration
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees Program ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque, debit, Mastercard, Visa
Service Categories Hearing Augmentation Aids ; Sign Language Instruction ; Speech Aids ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hearing Loss ; Voluntary Health Organizations
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-866-518-0000
TTY Phone Toll free 1-877-215-9530
Social Media Facebook RSS Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Colleen Costa, District Office Supervisor, East; Phone: 1-866-518-0000 ext 4094; Email:
Primary Executive Julia Dumanian, President and Chief Executive Officer
Other Details
Established 1940
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services * Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care (via South East Local Health Integration Network (SE LHIN)) ; United Way
Print Material Pamphlets * books * videos * DVDs * CD-ROMs * quarterly newsletter "Vibes" (with membership) * Domino Theatre scripts
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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