International Hearing Dog

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Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ProgramTrains 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
- Able to work with and care for a dog
LocationAdams County
Geographic AreaNationwide, Statewide
Public TransportationBus #88
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or email to request an application.
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)
- Physically able and willing to care for and continue the training of a hearing dog
- Have no other dogs in the home
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCertification and Transfer of Ownership Fee
Wait ListGenerally 6 - 12 months
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(303) 287-3277
Physical Site Address 15901 E 89th Ave
Physical Site City, State, ZipHenderson, CO 80640
Main Phone(303) 287-3277
Fax(303) 287-3425
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
International Hearing Dog
This Program: International Hearing Dog
Affiliated Services: Service Animals - International Hearing Dog