Deaf Access Simcoe Muskoka

Deaf Access Simcoe Muskoka, Barrie Central Office

Home Agency Service

Description
Works alongside culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people of all ages, their families, and the community throughout the region to increase access to local recreational, educational, employment, developmental, habilitation and social opportunities through direct service provision, advocacy, support and sharing of information. Services can be provided in person, virtually or a combination of both.

Programs include:
  • Sign Language Interpreting Services
  • ASL Community Classes
  • Community Support Services - including wellness checks, virtual and in-person visits
  • Employment Services
  • Advocacy and Accessibility Education
  • Information/Resources and Referral Service

For after-hours interpreting services for health and mental health emergencies call numbers in after-hours phone or email interpreting@chs.ca
Eligibility
Supporting individuals with all degrees of hearing loss or other barriers to using spoken language.
Application Process
Call or visit website. No referral required.
Toll Free
1-844-728-3511
Office
705-728-3577
After Hours Interpreting Services for Health and Mental Health Emergencies
1-866-518-0000
After Hours Phone TTY
1-877-215-9530
After Hours SMS/Text
416-712-6637
Fax
705-728-7613
TTY
705-728-3599
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
info@deafaccess.ca
Languages
American Sign Language, American Sign Language (ASL) - Reception, Interpretation, Programs, English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications, French - Programs
Contact
Christine Sutton, Interpreter & Notetaking Services Coordinator
Phone: 705-728-3577
Fees
Service - ASL Classes and some Community Events have associated fees ; None
Documents Required
Details will be provided if required.
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
Barrie Public Library, Information Barrie
Last Updated On
July 5, 2022
Address
11 Victoria St, Unit 214
Barrie, ON, L4N 6T3
Nearest major intersection: Lakeshore Dr and Victoria St.
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Hours of Operation
Mon
900 to 1300
Tue
900 to 1300
Wed
900 to 1300
Thu
900 to 1300
Fri
900 to 1300

Mon-Fri 9 am-1 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Muskoka District
  • Simcoe County