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HEAR Wisconsin - Adult Services

Address: (See Map)

10243 W. National Ave.
West Allis, WI 53227

Contact Information:

Phone: (414) 604-2200
TDD: (414) 604-7217
Website: http://hearwi.org/adult-services/
Email: info@hearwi.og

Organization Contacts

Jill Van Calster
Phone: (414) 604-2200
Email: jvancalster@hearwi.org

Caty Bulgrin
Phone: (414) 604-2200
Email: cbulgrin@hearwi.org

Description:

At HEAR Wisconsin, you will find knowledgeable, caring professionals and a wide range of programs to meet your individual needs and goals. Our programs and services for adults include: Adult Day Services - Community Access for the Deaf which addresses the special needs of adults with developmental disabilities who also have hearing loss and helps these individuals improve their independent living skills, communication skills, and social skills through small group activities and field trips within the community. Group Day Program Services– includes group programs meet once a week with community outings 1-2 times a month. Sessions focus on activities of daily living which incorporate goals for social, recreational, financial, and communication skills. Adults may opt to attend classes every week or once a month for the outing. Activities of Daily Living Skills– includes individual home visits to assist with goals for daily living skills. These can incorporate goals for financial skills, cooking skills, emergency skills, first aid, communication skills, literacy skills, job coaching, and supportive employment skills. Visits can be arranged at their home, job site, or in their community. Support staff training– includes assisting the individual’s group home staff, their guardians, caregivers, or work site staff with learning sign language, communication strategies, and how to utilize assistive living devices, and/or hearing aid care. Supportive Employment- includes job coaching and skills development. In addition, HEAR Wisconsin is a vendor for Systematic Instruction (job coaching) with DVR (Department of Vocational Rehabilitation) for Deaf individuals seeking community employment. Contact Adult Day Services - Community Access for the Deaf Ruth Stuhr, Program Coordinator 414-604-7216 rstuhr@hearwi.org Technology Store and Worksite Assessments If you are an employer with a d/Deaf or hard of hearing employee and would like to learn more about how you can create a more accessible work environment and communicate more effectively, contact the HEAR Wisconsin Store to schedule a worksite assessment. Contact: Laurie Flores, Director of Outreach and Technology 414-604-7222 lflores@hearwi.org

Service Categories

Hearing , Hearing Loss

Geographic Areas Served

  • States WI

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Languages Spoken

  • ASL
  • English

Accessibility Features

  • Access to all public areas and floor of building
  • At least one accessible bathroom
  • Handicapped parking

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Last Update Date: 12/11/2020

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