International Hearing Dog

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyTrains dogs to provide auditory aid to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. Dogs are rescued from shelters. Priority applicants include individuals who:
- have at least a sixty-five decibel hearing loss
- live alone or with other persons who are deaf
- do not have other dogs in the household
- and are able to work with and care for a dog
MissionInternational Hearing Dog's (IHDI) mission is, "to train dogs to assist persons who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, with and without multiple disabilities, at no cost to the recipient."
LocationAdams County
Geographic AreaNationwide, Statewide
Public TransportationBus #88
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or email for an application.
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, American Sign Language
Eligibility- Individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing
- Age 18 or older
- Have at least a 65 decibel hearing loss (unaided)
- Are physically able and willing to care for and continue the training of a hearing dog
- Have no other dogs in the home
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 15901 E 89th Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipHenderson, CO 80640
Main Phone(303) 287-3277
Fax(303) 287-3425
Emailinfo@hearingdog.org
Web Addresswww.hearingdog.org
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
SourceMHUW
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: International Hearing Dog
Affiliated Programs: International Hearing Dog
Affiliated Services: Service Animals - International Hearing Dog