Voice for Hearing Impaired Children

Site: Ottawa Chapter

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Organization of parents and professionals who believe that most hearing impaired children can acquire almost normal language skills. Promotes early identification of hearing loss * early use of hearing aids or cochlear implants * intensive auditory-verbal therapy. Emotional support * publishes newsletters * holds workshops * operates book/video libraries and advocates for hearing impaired children in the school system * many family get-togethers
Hours There are no office hours.
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Membership open to parents, kids, educators and other interested persons
Application Visit website
Languages English
Fees Membership - $50 annually
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Hearing Loss ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Hearing Loss ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ~ Hearing Loss ; Education Advocacy Groups ~ Hearing Loss ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Health Related Advocacy Groups ~ Hearing Loss ; School System Advocacy ~ Hearing Loss ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Special Libraries ~ Hearing Loss ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Hearing Loss ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-866-779-5144
Website www.voicefordeafkids.com
Primary Contact Alyson Di Franco, Treasurer; Phone: 613-823-9738
Primary Executive Monica Coyne, Chairperson; Phone: 613-822-2750
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Established 1972
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 123609364 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Newsletter
Resources Print and video library, website
Accreditation No

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