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COVID-19 – Announcement #3

By March 20, 2020February 5th, 2021Silent Voice Canada

In order to best protect the health and safety of the Silent Voice community – the clients and families we serve, our stakeholders, staff and volunteers – and the community at large, Silent Voice is taking the following precautionary measures:

  • The Silent Voice office is closed for in-person appointments and meetings until further notice.
  • All ASL sessions in homes are suspended until further notice.
    • Community Support Services will conduct client appointments remotely via video conference – Zoom, Skype, Facetime – whenever possible.
    • ASL consultants and Family Communication Program instructors may get in touch with their families via video conference – Zoom, Skype, Facetime – whenever possible.
    • Silent Voice staff will work from home offices.
  • All Silent Voice events, program gatherings, clinics, workshops, and meetings are cancelled or postponed.
    • The Saturday Program will be postponed until further notice.
    • The spring tax clinic will be postponed until further notice. Tax return deadline has been postponed as well.
    • Our 45th anniversary fundraising event scheduled for April 29, 2020 will be postponed to September 2020.
    • Sports clinics and workshops will not be scheduled until it is safe to do so.
If you have any questions about how to make an appointment, or if a program is running, or how to reach us for more information, please email staff or
NEW is a COVID-19 – Stay at Home section on the Silent Voice website filled with important updates and announcements, ideas for stay-at-home activities, all in ASL, and links to information from other organizations in the Deaf community. Visit often for more information and updates.
Stay calm, stay home, and stay well.

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