Empowering lives
Removing barriers to participation for Deaf and hard of hearing Canadians for over 80 years.

We are the country’s leading provider of services, products, and education for Deaf and hard of hearing individuals, and are the only one of its kind to achieve the prestigious designation of Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada.

Our vision is a barrier-free society.

Hearing clinics

State-of-the-art facilities that offer a full suite of services for your hearing health care needs.

Sign language classes

Beginner to advanced American Sign Language (ASL) classes for individuals and groups.

Interpreting services

Available on-site or remotely. Emergency interpreting services are available 24/7.

Counselling services

Free, confidential support provided in an accessible environment.

Accessibility consulting

Remove communication barriers for Deaf and hard of hearing employees and customers.

Employment services

Free consulting for job seekers over 16 to help find employment, and succeed on the job. 

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Give the gift of empowerment

The generous support from our donors helps us provide the gift of empowerment to tens of thousands Deaf and hard of hearing Canadians and ensure that they continue to live rich and engaged lives.