Calgary Coffee Talk – March 11

When: Sunday, March 11, 2018 • 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Where: Deaf and Hear Alberta • Downstairs • 63 Cornell Road NW, Calgary, Alberta

Come hear from our guest speaker: Lisa Gokstorp, Educational Audiologist

Following the speaker, we will have an open discussion. Snacks will be provided. Interpreters are available on request for the parent group.

We will have child care available (ASL provided) with an activity for the children, so please let us know how many kids you are bringing and their ages when you RSVP. Feel free to pass along the invitation to any parents or families who may be interested! 

Please RSVP at


November Coffee Talk – Calgary

We hope you can join us for our next Coffee Talk on Sunday, November 19, 2017! Coffee Talks are informal gatherings, with lots of opportunity to ask questions, share information and meet other parents. Coffee, tea, and treats will be provided.

When:      Sunday, November 19, 2017
Time:        3:15 – 4:30 pm
Where:    Nose Hill Library, 1530 Northmount Dr NW

Please RSVP to or through our Facebook page Events.


Come learn about some of the things Alberta Hands and Voices can do for parents:

  • Representation on CBE DHH Advisory Committee
  • Access to our upcoming Toolkit for parents
  • Safe, unbiased forum on our Facebook page
  • Opportunities for parents to connect with each other 
  • Opportunities for children to meet their peers with hearing loss.

Please feel free to pass along the invitation to any parents or families who may be interested.

ASL interpreting available upon request.

This event is open to parents and families of children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Professionals who work with deaf/HoH youth are welcome, but we will be focusing on families. You can find information about our upcoming events on our Facebook page or website.


Spolumbo’s Fundraiser – Calgary

Get ready for grilling season with some delicious Spolumbo’s sausages! Spolumbo’s uses only the finest ingredients in their sausages, and it’s all made right in their flagship deli location in the heart of Calgary’s historic neighborhood of Inglewood.

Alberta Hands & Voices relies entirely on fundraising to operate and to offer events such as coffee talks, picnics, bowling nights, and other family and community engagements in Calgary and Edmonton! Please consider supporting us!

Please contact to order and arrange payment. Deadline for ordering is June 11, and all orders MUST be picked up on June 17 in Oakridge (Calgary).



2017 AGM – June 6, 2017

Please join us at our upcoming Alberta Hands & Voices Annual General Meeting and find out more about what we’ve been up to! Learn about our past events and future plans, and find out how you can help support our organization.

Conference call-in number available for those who can’t make it in person but would still like to participate. Please contact us at

When: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 • 6:30 pm
Where: Mira Facilitation Centre • 6928 Roper Road • Edmonton


Painting Party with a Purpose!

Come join Alberta Hands and Voices and Connect Society Calgary in a joint fundraiser for two spectacular causes. Both groups have a unified vision of supporting Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children and individuals, as well as their families. 

When: April 27, 2017, 6:30 pm
Cost: $40 (Includes everything to create your masterpiece; you just have to show up. Food and Drink are extra)
Where: Raw Canvas in Kensington (1130 Kensington Rd NW)

This is about making art accessible to people who do not consider themselves artists or creative in any way. Paint Party is about having fun, with a stress free, non-judgmental environment that inspires everyone to enjoy the process of creating something from nothing.

(All are welcome, Deaf, deaf, hard of hearing, hearing…EVERYONE!)

To sign up please visit:

Questions? Contact