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CHS Workshops

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Chicago Hearing Society Annual Benefit

When? Friday, September 27, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM What? Join us in celebrating Chicago Hearing Society! We will be raising money to support the CHS programs that are unfunded or under-funded like our Deaf Mentor Program, Domestic Violence Program and more. There will be [...]


In support of the Chicago Hearing Society, the Cubs are offering fans a Deaf Awareness ticket offer for the Cubs-Mariners game Tuesday, September 3, at Wrigley Field. A portion of net proceeds from our Deaf Awareness ticket offer will be donated to the Chicago Hearing Society to further their efforts [...]

CHS American Sign Language Classes

CHS is pleased to offer ASL classes this fall. There are 3 different levels of ASL classes: Level I - Beginners, Level II - Intermediate, and Level III - Advanced. ASL Level I class will be held on Tuesdays, starting August 6th for 8 weeks; ASL Level II class on Thursdays, starting August 8th [...]


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 [...]