Deaf or Hard of Hearing Programs

Provided by: Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority - AKA: APSEA

Service Description

Provides support to pre-school and school-aged children with hearing loss.

Services offered include:
  • Assessment services
  • Short Term Programs (STPs)
  • Audiology services
  • ASL specialist

Information

Eligibility:
Students * Ages 0-21 * Diagnosis by an audiologist within the last 12 months as having a slight hearing loss or greater in the better ear which is not reversible in a reasonable period of time and for which amplification is prescribed or having singled-sided deafness
Fees:
No fees
How to Access:
Complete and returned Referral Service Form * Contact Halifax office or the PEI APSEA Provincial Supervisor with any questions about services
Documents Required:
Copy of most recent audiology report
Program Hours:
Program hours vary
Program Phone Numbers:
Language:
English
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island * Nova Scotia * New Brunswick * Newfoundland and Labrador

Service Locations & Contact Info

    • 5940 South Street, Halifax, NS B3H 1S6
      • Coverage Area:
        Prince Edward Island * Nova Scotia * New Brunswick * Newfoundland and Labrador
      • Disabilities Access:
        Unknown
      • Mon:9am - 5pm
        Tue:9am - 5pm
        Wed:9am - 5pm
        Thu:9am - 5pm
        Fri:9am - 5pm
    • General Inquiries
      Voice/TTY
      902-424-8500