Intervenor Services

Provides Deafblind individuals with accurate information in an appropriate manner to enable them to make choices, plan future actions, communicate successfully, navigate their environment, and achieve as much independence as possible.

Services include:

  • communications to access services (ex. bank, shopping) or participate in the community (ex. library, community group)
  • accessing and sharing accurate information during meetings such as medical appointments or meeting with a lawyer
  • learning how to use community services such as public transportation
  • conducting daily activities

Intervenors are also available 24/7 to assist Deafblind persons in emergency situations.

Organizations that offer this Service
CNIB Deafblind Community Services
Sunday:
Closed

Monday:
8:30-16:30
Office

Tuesday:
8:30-16:30
Office

Wednesday:
8:30-16:30
Office

Thursday:
8:30-16:30
Office

Friday:
8:30-16:30
Office

Saturday:
Closed

Work: 905-688-0022 x5333
Toll-Free Number: 1-855-862-6001 (Emergency Intervenor Services)
TTY Number: 1-855-862-5999 (Emergency Intervenor Services)
Website: deafblindservices.ca

565 Sanatorium Rd
Hamilton, ON
L9C 7N4

Eligibility

Open to all Deafblind people in Ontario who are age 18 or older.

Areas Served
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
None
Languages
English
American Sign Language (ASL)
Language Note
Other non-verbal communication methods are also available including: braille, large print notes, two-handed manual fingerspelling, and print on palm
Contact
Tammy Taylor, Manager, Deafblind Services, Hamilton
Age Range
age 18 and older
Last Full Update
April 13, 2021