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News

COVID-19

We are in the new era where the virus is rampant and nationwide protest following the death of George Floyd. In the time of adversary, rare flowers will bloom. That’s where we come in to serve the DDBHH community. Chicago Hearing Society is still here to provide excellent supports to [...]

CHS Newsletters

Read CHS Newsletters to learn more about our services, classes, workshops and programs! Newsletters are in English, Spanish and ASL. Recent updates include Audiology Services curb-side pick-up, mail order supplies and appointment-only services; remote Interpreting and Captioning services as well as in-person services; and Community Outreach & Advocacy services including [...]

CHS Interpreters in the News!

Honored to have Michael Albert as a CHS staff interpreter. Heidi Stevens of the Chicago Tribune selected him as a person who gave her hope in 2020! Michael is the one you see "gracefully and emphatically translating crucial guidance, directives and compassion from Pritzker, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Chicago Department [...]

#NADHandwave

Hailing from Chicago, Illinois, Michelle “Elle” Mendiola is a person that the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) is excited to showcase as our #NADhandwave of September 2015. She has shown courage and leadership in her work as an advocate and counselor with the Chicago Hearing Society (CHS) as [...]