Welcome to the Center for Hearing & Deaf Services
The Center for Hearing & Deaf Services, Inc.(HDS), a non-profit agency, has been in continuous operation since 1921. Our professional staff, with offices in Pittsburgh and Greensburg (HDS Westmoreland), provides a wide range of services for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech-impaired. Call for information or an appointment. Our telephone number is (412) 281-1375(V/TTY). View or download our brochure HDS Brochure.
Join Westmoreland Association of the Deaf at Bowl-A-Thon, Saturday, May 30, 2015, 2pm to 5pm. Main Bowling Center, 513 South Main Street, Greensburg, PA 15601. See details here Bowl-A-Thon.
is now rescheduled to Saturday,October 3, 2015
due to construction at The Mall at Robinson
100 Robinson Center Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Thank you to all of our sponsors, everyone who attended, and everyone who volunteered at our Night at the Theatre fundraiser on February 27, 2015. It was a great success and the reception and performance at City Theatre, 1300 Bingham Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203 was enjoyed by all in attendance.
American Sign Language (ASL) Classes
Want to learn how to communicate in sign language with your deaf friends, co-workers, patients, clients?
This is the place to start! We offer 8 weeks of the basic signs you'll need to get started to be able to communicate in American Sign Language. ASL 1 at Work - Your business picks the day, time, and starting date. We come to you!
July 2015 Summer ASL Class Registration
The summer ASL classes will begin July 1, 2015 in Pittsburgh.
Registration now open for Pittsburgh location classes.
HDS' mission & Vision statements
HDS' Mission is to provide a diverse and affordable program of quality diagnostic, rehabilitative and supportive services designed to address problems experienced by children and adults who are deaf or hard of hearing and serve as an information and referral source for this population and the general public. The vision of HDS' staff is to be caring professionals serving persons who are deaf or hard of hearing with excellence, dignity and trust.