Hearing Dog Guides

Provided by: Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides - AKA: Dog Guides Canada

Service Description

Provides free dog guides and associated training to people who are deaf or hard of hearing to help them detect sounds they are unable to hear on their own. The dog guides have been taught to distinguish sounds, make physical contact with their handlers and lead them to whatever is making the noise.


People who are deaf or hard of hearing and are 10 years and older
No fees
How to Access:
Complete a program application form and a physician form (other specialist reports as applicable) * Available online or by mail
Documents Required:
Completed application forms
English * French
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