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Canadian Hearing Services

Hearing Care Counselling Services

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Description
This service used to be offered in-home, but due to the pandemic, it will be provided virtually for the foreseeable future

Offers counselling services to help adults improve communication with family and friends, stay involved in social activities, and stay safe and independent at home

Counsels on issues related to coping with hearing loss such as:
  • Understanding your hearing loss
  • Use, care and maintenance of hearing aids and other listening systems
  • Managing difficult listening situations
  • Selecting specialized communication equipment, such as telephones, alarm clocks, television accessories
  • Referrals to other community services
Communication Devices

Provides information, demonstration and assistance with:
  • Assistive Listening Devices such as Personal FM and Infrared systems
  • Specialized telephones such as amplified, Voice Carry Over (VCO) and TTYs
  • Alerting devices such as fire/smoke, doorbell, phone, baby cry
Education
  • Offers education and training to consumers, family members, caregivers and the general public
Eligibility
  • Individuals 55 years of age and older who have hearing loss
  • Individuals 19 years of age and younger who have other challenges as well as hearing loss who require home-based services
Application Process
Call to make an appointment or for more information
Toll Free
1-866-518-0000
TTY
1-877-215-9530
Web Site
https://www.chs.ca
Email
hearingcarecounselling@chs.ca
Languages
English, American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 18, 2022
Address
717B Hewitson St
Thunder Bay, ON, P7B 6B5
Located on Hewitson St near Balmoral St
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9000 - 1700
Tue
9000 - 1700
Wed
9000 - 1700
Thu
9000 - 1700
Fri
9000 - 1700

Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Kenora District
  • Rainy River District
  • Thunder Bay District