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Canadian Association of the Deaf

Alternate Name Association des Sourds du Canada ; CAD-ASC ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
251 Bank St, Suite 606
Ottawa, ON K2P 1X3
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Intersection Somerset St W and Bank St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters * Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) National consumer organization of Canada’s Deaf citizens * provides consultation and information on Deaf needs and interests to the public, business, media, educators, governments and others * conducts research and collects data regarding Deaf issues, then issues reports on these studies * develops and implements pilot programs * offers assistance to Deaf organizations and service agencies * promotes and protects the rights, needs, and concerns of those who are linguistically and culturally Deaf who use American Sign Language (ASL) and langue des signes québécoise (LSQ)
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ)
Fees Membership
Service Categories Consumer Action Groups ~ Hearing Loss ; Consumer Education ~ Hearing Loss
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-565-2882
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Primary Executive Frank Folino, President; Email:
Other Details
Established 1940
Funding Federal - Human Resources and Social Development Canada ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Fees - Membership
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes * affiliated with the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) * United Nations-accredited Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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