Hearing Health

In order to provide the highest standard of communication and hearing health support, IDHHC employs registered Audiologists and certified Communication Health Assistants. (continued)

Sound of Change

Island Deaf and Hard of Hearing Centre (IDHHC) has established the Sound of Change Initiative, designed to provide refurbished hearing aids to vulnerable and at-risk populations including low-income seniors and adults. (continued)

Assistive Technology

Assistive technology plays an important, though sometimes overlooked, role in the lives of people who are Deaf or hard of hearing. Expert staff are available to assist with questions and advice regarding Assistive Technology such as assistive listening devices and alerting/signalling devices. (continued)

Interpreting & Captioning

For over 20 years IDHHC has been the leading provider of professional interpreting services on Vancouver Island and contracts qualified American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreters and Captionists to ensure the very best in fluid communication. (continued)

Employment Support

Island Deaf and Hard of Hearing Centre offers specialized employment related services to Deaf and hard of hearing persons on Vancouver Island. Our trained staff help to support employment placements for both clients and employers. (continued)

Family & Community

IDHHC offers support to Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals and their families from both our Victoria and Nanaimo offices. Our services are flexible and our highly skilled staff have been providing services across the Island for over 20 years and can accommodate various communication styles and needs. (continued)