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Canadian Hearing Services

Site: Ottawa Regional Office

Service: CHS Interpreting Services

Alternate Name OCR ; The Canadian Hearing Society
Former Name Canadian Hearing Society
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1620 Scott St, Suite 13
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4S7
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Intersection Scott St and Holland Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Interpretation services provided for deaf and hard of hearing individuals using American Sign Language (ASL) or la Langue des signes québécoise (LSQ) for a variety of appointments including medical, legal, employment, social service, etc. * after-hours emergency interpretation provided as required
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-8 pm * Fri 8 am-5 pm 
Emergency/crisis requests Mon-Sun 24 hours
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 ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened or hard of hearing individuals
Application Call, send an email, or contact through Skype at callois.chs to book an interpreter.
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ)
Fees Service - for businesses and services ; None - for the client
Service Categories Interpretation/Translation ~ Hearing Loss
Waiting List High demand, advance notice of at least 2 weeks is recommended; emergencies will be accommodated, if possible.
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-866-518-000
TTY Phone Toll free 1-877-215-9530
Social Media Facebook RSS Twitter YouTube
Primary Executive Kari English, Manager of Interpreting Services; Email:
Other Details
Established 1980
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care * Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106846926 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees - Fee for service
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
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