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Assistive/Adaptive Technologies for People who are Deaf, Deafened or Hard or Hearing


The technologies listed below are some of the most popular technologies used by people with sensory impairments or who are facing other communication challenges. Some individuals may be eligible for subsidies for communication devices, hearing devices and visual aids through the Assistive Devices Program (ADP). A-Tech Microsystems is the only authorized vendor for the ADP in Ottawa.

A-Tech Microsystems

Software and computer retailer located at 5576 Faulkner Trail, Stittsville, ON K2S 1B6

Canadian Hearing Society (CHS)

Supports for culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people.

Canadian Hearing Society (CHS) eStore

The CHS eStore can provide an initial assessment, help you select communications devices, set up a digital media captioning service or provide any custom accessibility advice, service or audit, custom fit to organizations or individual needs.