Join us on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 to celebrate the Hand Made Heritage (HMH) project with an evening of storytelling.
Deaf and Hard of Hearing seniors and youth have been sharing time together in art workshops, digital storytelling, and classroom visits as part of the HMH project funded by New ...Read More >
The Award of Merit Committee is now accepting nominations for the Annual WIDHH Award of Merit, to be presented at the Annual General Meeting (exact 2018 date to be announced).
The purpose of the award is to recognize outstanding individuals, groups, or organizations that have made a difference in the ...Read More >
We are delighted to announce that the Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WIDHH) were recipients of the “Accessible City” Award 2018 at last night’s City of Vancouver Awards of Excellence. These awards recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals and organizations, across five categories of excellence ...Read More >
The WIDHH Nomination Committee is now accepting nominations for the WIDHH Board of Directors. There are eight available elected positions being sought for nomination to the Board of Directors. Any WIDHH Member in good standing with energy and vision for serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community is encouraged ...Read More >
WIDHH wants Deaf and Hard of Hearing job seekers to join our Opportunities Fund Program starting January 2, 2018 until June 29, 2018.
Work with a Case Manager to develop employment skills in order to gain valuable work experience potentially leading to full-time employment.
You will receive funds for living ...Read More >
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all Members of the Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WIDHH), a society incorporated under the Society Act of British Columbia, that there will be an Extraordinary General Meeting at 6:00pm on Thursday, October 26th, 2017 in the ...Read More >
Perry Thorold Leslie (1943 - Sept.14, 2017), Professor Emeritus, 73, of Vancouver, BC, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 14th, 2017. Born in Pembroke, Ontario, and raised in Burnaby, BC, Perry lived most of his life with his wife Myrna Gail (Spence) in Vancouver. They raised their family in West ...Read More >
First of all, we’d like to extend a huge “THANK YOU” to our sponsors, donors, guests, and volunteers for making our gala a great success. Thank you for helping us raise over $51,000 WIDHH’s Making Waves Gala! The funds raised will allow WIDHH to continue improving communication ...Read More >
Hello Everyone! My name is Susan Masters and I am the Executive Director at the Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
I am pleased to be here today to share with you the latest on our relocation plans. I am providing you with a summary of the ...
First of all, we’d like to extend a huge “THANK YOU” to our sponsors, donors, guests, and volunteers for making our gala a great success. Thank you for helping us raise over $61,000 at 60 Years of Making Waves - WIDHH’s Diamond Gala! The funds raised will allow ...Read More >