Island Deaf & Hard of Hearing Centre Association

Strong inclusive communities built on equal access and empowered individuals.

Island Deaf + Hard of Hearing CentreOur Impact Why We Exist

The Island Deaf and Hard of Hearing Centre, the only non-profit agency of its kind on Vancouver Island, provides leadership, innovative solutions and services through engaging and educating communities, strengthening families, and fighting isolation.

Island Deaf + Hard of Hearing CentreOur Story What We Do

Island Deaf and Hard of Hearing Centre (IDHHC) is a specialized non-profit registered charity created to support people with hearing loss. With offices in Victoria and Nanaimo, the agency’s purpose is to promote the safety, equality and general well-being of Deaf, Deaf-Blind, hard of hearing and late-deafened persons throughout Vancouver Island. As well, we provide education to hearing individuals and groups who require information and training on hearing loss and deafness.

Island Deaf + Hard of Hearing CentreOur Programs How We Do It

  • Family and Community Programs
  • Family Services
  • Adult and Youth Services
  • Community Development Services
  • Interpreting Services
  • Hearing Loss Resource Program
  • Employment Program of British Columbia

Island Deaf + Hard of Hearing CentreWhat You Can Do

Now, more than ever, we need to grow our community support and we want you to be a part of the story of success. By giving today, you become part of this team, changing lives one person at a time. Make a difference in our community by making a donation today. To continue quality program and service delivery, we rely on funding from donors like you. All gifts are received with our sincere gratitude and every dollar makes a difference.


Denise Robertson
Executive Director
Charitable Number: 108200106RR0001

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Finance & Governance

Annual Operating Budget: 
$ 991,500


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