DHHSC offers the core services listed below. See the brief description for each service, and please contact us if you would like more information! We would be more than happy to explain our services in detail.
We will work with you to ensure equal access and participation in all services and programs in the community. We can explain what rights you have according to laws that protect you, such as the Americans With Disabilities Act.
Communication Services (including Interpreting)
Need someone to help you make some telephone calls? We can interpret calls for you by voice or TTY. Looking for an interpreter? Call us today and we will find an interpreter for your communication needs.
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Want to learn how to be more independent? Live in your own apartment, learn to ride the bus to the mall, better manage finances?
Need someone to share about any problems you face? We can work with you on day-to-day problems through individual and/or group sessions to help you meet your goals.
Job Development & Placement Assistance
Looking for a job? Through contracted services with the Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) we can offer an even larger variety of employment services. We can help you find a job, type a resume, learn interview skills, and so much more…
Invite us to give a Deaf Awareness Training or TTY training or attend one of our many workshops on a variety of issues. You can even suggest a topic for future workshops, and we will consider it!
Information & Referral
We have a large collection of local, state, and national resources about deaf events, summer camps for deaf children, colleges, social service agencies, and much more! Looking for specif
Serves Fresno County
5340 N. Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93710
E-mail: info (at) dhhsc.org
Serves Monterey and San Benito Counties
Central Coast Outreach Office
1188 Padre Drive, Suite 115
Salinas, CA 93901
Serves Merced, Madera, and Mariposa Counties
Merced Outreach Office
626 W. 18th Street
Merced, CA 95340
Phone (voice and videophone): 209-230-9910
Serves Tulare and Kings Counties
South Valley Outreach Office
2333 W. Whitendale Ave
Visalia, CA 93277
(Fresno Headquarters, but they will relay messages to us)