Durham Community Foundation and the Colleen Fund.


DDS gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Colleen Fund and the Community Funds at Durham Community Foundation for outreach to Deaf seniors in our community.

COVID-19 update October 2020

October update done in ASL!

Durham Deaf Services

More than 35 Years
in our Community

Literacy Program

Learners in DAUP will build literacy skills in both American Sign Language and English.


Intro to ASL

This introductory course teaches basic greetings, fingerspelling, numbers, colours, occupations and more.


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Deaf Services in Ontario


Durham Deaf Services is committed to increasing Deaf cultural awareness.

Durham Deaf Services is a non-profit organization that offers services and programs that promote self-reliance within the Deaf, Deafened, and Hard of hearing Community.

Seeing a need to make workshops that are available to the general public more accessible to the Deaf Community, DDS hosts various workshops throughout the year. These workshops are made available to the Deaf community through ASL interpretation. Some examples of workshops offered in the past include CPR, first aid, parenting courses, and boating safety.

Who we are …

Durham Deaf Services

Durham Deaf Services offers services and educational programs to Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing individuals.

Durham Deaf Club

Durham Deaf Club welcomes both Deaf and hearing members to parties and social events.

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Oshawa Deaf Senior Citizens

Oshawa Deaf Senior Citizens invites Deaf seniors to social events including cards, trips, meals and more!

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