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Sensity Deafblind and Sensory Support Network of Canada

Site: Paris - Main St

Service: Headquarters

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Alternate Name CDBA Ontario
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Paris
Address & Map
50 Main St
Paris, ON N3L 2E2
Intersection Main St and Washington St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description and Services
Description (Service) Headquarters centrally located in Paris, Ontario with program locations across the province 
Delivers meaningful experiences for people who are deafblind, so they are empowered to make their own choices and to experience life to its fullest. Programs and services are tailored to ensure that all people who are deafblind will live rich and meaningful lives 
Services provided: 
  • intervenor services for children and adults across Ontario, delivered by professional intervenors 
  • funding for children’s intervenor services 
  • intervenor training to ensure standards meet the needs of the deafblind community 
  • comprehensive education, training and consultation opportunities 
  • flexible programs and services for each segment of the population including individuals who are deafblind, families, children, adults, other agencies that work with the deafblind community and the general public
Member of the Deafblind Network of Ontario and Deafblind International
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Assessed as Deafblind
Application Call or e-mail  
  • application required
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None
Service Categories Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Disability Associations ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Deaf-Blindness
Contact Information
Office Phone Toll-free 1-877-760-7439
TTY Phone 519-442-6641
Fax 519-442-1871
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter
Primary Contact Brian Shypula, Manager of Strategic Engagement; Phone: (Business) 519-442-0463 ext 142 * 226-208-7338; Email:
Alternate Contact Samantha Gaspar, Communications and Event Coordinator; Phone: (Business) 519-442-0463 ext 143 * 226-388-3446; Email:
Primary Executive Cathy Proll, CEO; Email:
Alternate Executive Victoria Baby, Chief Operating Officer; Phone: (Business) 519-442-0463 ext 121; Email:
Other Details
Established 1990
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising
Print Material "The Monitor" bi-annual newsletter. 
CDBA Ontario brochure. 
Deafblind Training brochure

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