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What happens with your money when you become 65 years old?

Want to learn about CPP, Old Age Security and many more! Get yourself to be prepared when you become 65 years old! Andrew Stadnicki will be a guest presenter. When:... ...
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Remembrance Day

Remembering and celebrating our heroes on a day like today as we pay tribute to those who passed away is important. Silent Voice Canada wants to remember our veterans by... ...
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TCS Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2022

When: October 1 – 31, 2022 There’s something for everybody: Full Marathon run/walk (42 KM) Half Marathon run/walk (21 KM) 5K run/walk It’s that time of the year! The 2022 TCS... ...
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CTV’s Your Morning

 We were thrilled to have Silent Voice staff member Wanda Blackett interviewed on CTV Your Morning. Wanda shared our excitement regarding Ontario introducing ASL & LSQ credit courses in high... ...
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COVID 19 Announcement – October 8: The Second Wave

  Transcript: This video is to share the latest COVID-19 update with you. There is a second wave of covid-19 cases in Ontario. There has been an increase in COVID-19... ...
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2019 Annual Report Silent Voice

2019 Annual Report

With COVID-19 restrictions still in place, Silent Voice has decided to share our 2019 Annual Report virtualy. The report includes messages (in English and ASL) from the Silent Voice Board... ...
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Discover Settle in CANADA. Are you a Permanent Resident interested in becoming a Canadian Citizen? Join our two-part series: Canada in ASL and Discover Canada. Online via Zoom Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00-2:00pm September 15th to November 3rd, 2020. Register today, please contact Rosaria Skarp r.skarp@silentvoice.ca Skype: deafsettlement VRS: 289-801-4469

Settle in Canada: Free Two-Part Digital Series

Are you a Deaf/hard of hearing newcomer or a Permanent Resident in Canada interested in becoming a Canadian Citizen? Join our Free two-part series online: Canada in ASL and Discover... ...
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Toronto Public Library Social Story: Recruitment Survey

Toronto Public Library is seeking children with disabilities and/or Deaf children and their families to share feedback on a social story draft – a simple picture book about visiting the... ...
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Annual General Meeting

  Every year Silent Voice hosts its Annual General Meeting (AGM). This year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have applied to Corporations Canada to postpone our meeting. Our application... ...
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PAH! Now providing virtual services in Ontario

Hello children, youth, parents and caregivers,   Some of you might be familiar with the PAH! program, others might not be. PAH! is a children’s mental health program supporting Deaf and... ...
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Stage 1 Reopening

As you all know, the Premier of Ontario has announced that we will be focusing on first stage of the gradual opening of businesses and services throughout the province, as... ...
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COVID-19 Stay at Home Corner

Get the latest news, updates and tips during COVID-19 on Silent Voice’s Stay at Home Corner! ...
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Mental Health Videos – Coming Soon!

UPDATE: Visit Silent Voice’s COVID-19 website to see all PAH videos. Silent Voice is proud to announce we are teaming up with PAH to provide tips and support for families... ...
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COVID-19 – Announcement #3

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... ...
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COVID-19 Stay Home Corner

 A new website now available to keep you up-to-date on the latest COVID-19 information! The information shared on this site is from trusted sources.  Some information is collected by... ...
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Tax Clinic Postponed

Silent Voice is postponing all three weeks of our Free Income Tax Clinic for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community until further notice.  That means all tax clinic appointments between... ...
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City of Toronto Media Briefings – COVID-19

The City of Toronto will be hosting daily briefings to provide updates about the current situation and response to Covid-19 in Toronto. Videos can be watched live, and previous videos... ...
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Silent Voice COVID-19 Precautions – Announcement #2

UPDATED 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... ...
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Silent Voice Covid-19 Precautions – Announcement #1

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... ...
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Silent Voice COVID-19 Precautions – 45th Anniversary Celebration Announcement

To protect the well-being of our community, as a precautionary measure, Silent Voice is postponing our 45th Anniversary celebration scheduled for April 29 to the fall of 2020. Purchased tickets... ...
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Apply now to receive a Canadian Hearing Services National Scholarship

This scholarship is available to Deaf and hard-of-hearing Canadian residents 17 years of age or older attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution. Scholarship awards are $3,000 per year for full-time... ...
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Support the Canadian Deaf Youth Leadership Camp 2020 Team

Hello, We are the Canadian Deaf Youth Leadership Camp (CDYLC) 2020 team, with a focus on outreach and registration. We are seeking your help in finding Canadian Deaf youth to... ...
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Are you Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing aged under 10 years old? (Photo of two children, boy and girl)

Never Stop Dreaming Big!

Are you Deaf or Hard of Hearing aged under 10 years old? Submit a 1-minute or less video of what you would like to do someday. SHARE YOUR DREAMS! To... ...
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Education Mini-Doc Project

 Education Mini-Documentary Project We are looking for Canadian Deaf or Hard of Hearing adults who are interested in participating in a mini-documentary video. ...
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FlipGive

A great way to support Silent Voice, we’re now part of the FlipGive program. Free to join, its perfect for all your holiday shopping and everyday purchases. Go to www.flipgive.com... ...
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#SignCHAMP

It’s international week of the Deaf! This year’s theme is sign language rights for all. What’s your story? #SignCHAMP ...
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Make the Connection – Deaf Facilitator Training

Deaf Facilitator Training September 11 – 13 at the Silent Voice Office in Toronto ...
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Ripple Effect

Come join us for a celebration of the Silent Voice Ripple Effect and how we have touched the lives of so many members of the Deaf community! ...
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Tax Clinic & Workshop 2019

Back again for 2019, Silent Voice is offering a FREE Income Tax Clinic for Deaf / hard of hearing individuals with a modest income. Not sure how to use the... ...
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Your Investment in Silent Voice

This is just one example of how your investment to Silent Voice pays off, and the programs you support through your donations. ...
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Scotiabank Marathon – Thanks for a Successful Event!

A huge thank you to the Team Silent Voice runners/walkers who took part in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon 5k on Sunday, October 21st. ...
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City of Toronto Resiliency Project

Silent Voice is proud to announce one of our employees, Mihret Tekle, has been recognized by the City of Toronto’s Resiliency Project. ...
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ASL Deaf-Parent Mother Goose Program October 23 to November 27

ASL Parent-Child Mother Goose Program

For Deaf parents with 0-2 years old Every Tuesday from 10am – 12pm October 23 – November 27 ...
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The Word on the Street Toronto Book and Magazine Festival

The Word on The Street

September 22 – 23 Harbourfront Centre – 235 Queens Quay West ...
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Indoor water park at Great Wolf Lodge

Great Wolf Lodge

Come one, come all – and don’t forget your swimsuits! Silent Voice is organizing an ASL stay at Great Wolf Lodge February 4th and 5th! Space is limited at this... ...
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Saturday Program – Fall 2018

Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and their siblings are invited to join in the fun at the Silent Voice Saturday Program! The program is FREE and open to children... ...
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ASL Classes for Parents with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

Our new ASL classes for parents with Deaf and Hard of Hearing children is an extension of our regular in-home Family Communication Program ASL instruction. FCP ASL classes are ideal... ...
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Healthy Eating Series

Toronto Public Health is bringing an ASL accessible workshop series, the "Healthy Eating Series" to you this fall! A registered dietitian will be supporting this workshop which will be interpreted by an ASL-English interpreter and a Deaf interpreter. Best of all, its a FREE workshop! ...
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Focus Group Participants Needed

The Ministry of Community and Social Services would like to better understand how individuals who use Interpreter services are benefiting from these services and what we can do to improve... ...
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Silent Voice Marathon team has reached 78% of their fundraising goal!

Dear all, Our Silent Voice Marathon team has reached 78% of their fundraising goal! The event is happening this Saturday. Our runners need your tremendous help to get to the... ...
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Two young ambassadors win $5,000 for Silent Voice!

Linda Abrahams and Jamaica Ocampo, two students from Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School, won the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) competition highlighting Silent Voice’ cause to support members of the... ...
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A camper finds his voice: Fresh Air Fund | Toronto Star

Counsellor remembers the big-hearted deaf kid who now helps others. Each week during the campaign, campers and staff from Fresh Air Fund camps will share their memories in their own... ...
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