Service Dogs for Hearing Impaired Individuals - Dogs for the Deaf

Dogs for the Deaf

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 - UWLC
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides hearing dogs that are trained to alert people to household sounds that are necessary for everyday safety and independence.
LocationOut of State
Geographical AreaNationwide, Statewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or email to receive an application.
Intake RequirementsApplicants will need to provide the following:
- Application
- Audiogram (no older than 2 years)
- Letter of reference from nonfamily member
- HIPPA form
- Physician's assessment
- $50 nonrefundable application fee
Helpful TipsService dogs have public access rights to accompany their deaf/hard of hearing teammates everywhere, including stores, restaurants, and on public transportation.
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, American Sign Language
EligibilityApplicants must:
- Be 18 or older
- Live in the continental US
- Have hearing loss
- Have no other dogs in the household
- Fenced area preferred
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesApplication Fees, Deposit Fees
Fee AmountsApproximately $50 (Application Fee); Approximately $500 (Refundable Deposit with Approval)
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (PST)
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (541) 826-9220
Physical Site Address 1 10175 Wheeler Rd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Central Point, OR 97502
Main Phone (541) 826-9220
Hotline Phone 1-800-990-3647 (Toll-Free Outside of Oregon)
TDD Phone (541) 826-9220 (TTY)
Fax (541) 826-6696
Service Location Email info@dogsforthedeaf.org
Web Address www.dogsforthedeaf.org
 
Additional Information
SourceUWLC
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Dogs for the Deaf
Affiliated Program: Dogs for the Deaf
This Service: Service Dogs for Hearing Impaired Individuals - Dogs for the Deaf
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Service Animals (LR-7950)