From Nanaimo and Victoria offices Island Deaf and Hard of Hearing Center (IDHHC) provides hearing aids and hearing health services for everyone.

of Change

IDHHC’s Sound of Change Initiative is designed to provide refurbished hearing aids to vulnerable and at-risk populations including low-income seniors and adults.

Assistive Technology

IDHHC’s expert staff are available to assist with questions and advice regarding Assistive Technology such as assistive listening devices and alerting/signalling devices.


Interpreting & Captioning

IDHHC is 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.

employment support

Employment Support

IDHHC 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.

family community

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.