Affiliated Services for Children and Youth
Early Words, Infant Hearing Program

Provides hearing screening and assessment services for new-born babies, also provides family support and communication development services for young children who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Program is administered by the Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

1160 Upper Paradise Rd Unit 6
Hamilton, ON
L9B 0A5
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Phone: 905-385-7927 x227
Toll Free: 1-866-826-4327


Age 0 years 1 month to 6 years; Infants up to school entry. Free to Ontario Residents


Contact for information




Fully Accessible


English; Interpretive Services

Primary Contact Person

Rita Dugas, Regional Administrator

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of); Haldimand County; Niagara Region; Brant County; Norfolk County

Agency Type

Non Profit