Silent Voice - Announcement #2

UPDATED


In order to best protect the health and safety of the Silent Voice community – the clients and families we serve, our stakeholders, staff and volunteers – and the community at large, Silent Voice is taking the following precautionary measures:


Cancelling or postponing events, program gatherings, and large meetings

  • The Saturday Program will be postponed until further notice.

  • March Break drop in on Wednesday and Thursday March 18 & 19th is cancelled.

  • Our 45th anniversary fundraising event scheduled for April 29, 2020 will be postponed to September 2020.

  • Sports clinics and workshops will not be scheduled until it is safe to do so.


Limiting access to the office

  • Community Support Services will conduct client appointments remotely via video conference – zoom, skype, facetime – whenever possible


ASL sessions in homes:

  • All ASL sessions in homes are suspended until April 5th, 2020 or until further notice.

  • ASL consultants and FCP instructors may get in touch with their families via video conference – zoom, skype, facetime – whenever possible


Limiting use of public transit

  • Work-from-home opportunities for staff

  • Reduced number of staff in the office


If you have any questions about how to make an appointment, or if a program is running, or how to reach us for more information, please email staff or silent.voice@silentvoice.ca.


Visit the Silent Voice website www.silentvoice.ca often for Silent Voice COVID-19 Precautions Announcements.


We will update you about the spring tax clinic as soon as we have more information.