Female activity coordinator with seniors.

Seniors' Services

Services tailored for Deaf seniors’ in the Southern Ontario region, ranging from “in your home” to “out in the community”.

Developmental Services clients at an outdoor activity posing for picture.

Developmental Services

Improving Community connections for deaf and hard of hearing children and adults with Intellectual disabilities.

The developmental services coordinators.

Mental Health

Mental health treatment for Deaf and hard of hearing children, youth, families and children of Deaf adults.

ASL teacher teaching sign language.

Education Services

Educational programs for Deaf and hearing children and adults that encourages active learning, creativity and shared experiences in a supportive environment.

Kids having fun during summer camp on a tube in the lake.


An inclusive environment where a Deaf child can enjoy everything that a summer camp can offer, without any communication barriers.

About the Foundation

The Bob Rumball Foundation for the Deaf helps fund services, programs and activities that provide a higher quality of life and build a better future for the Deaf and those with multiple challenges.

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Rumball News

Children ASL Class 2024 (Virtual)

Children ASL Class 2024 (Virtual)

School - aged children 8 to 13 years old Have you ever wanted to communicate withother people using American Sign Language(ASL)? This virtual class is open to hearingchildren who are 8 to 13 years old. You willlearn everyday signs and useful phases. Joinus for this...

Deaf Summer Camp 2024

Deaf Summer Camp 2024

Attention Bob Rumball Camp Friends We are so excited for the upcoming camp season.  We are thrilled to announce the launch of our new registration site designed to make the registration process smoother and more convenient for families. The new site is designed to...

Day Program Virtual Schedule for May & June 2024

Day Program Virtual Schedule for May & June 2024

Time 9:00 - 10:00Time 10:30 - 11:30Programs run from May 5 – June 28, 2024 (except for statutory holidays).All virtual programs are free at this time.We will be implementing fee-for-service program soon- more details to...

ASL Adult Immersion Summer Camp 2024

ASL Adult Immersion Summer Camp 2024

ASL Adult Immersion Summer Camp
SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, August 4th to Saturday, August 10th, 2024 (7 days / 6 nights). Please click here for more information and registration.

Community Member Focus Groups EAF Project

          Employment Access Framework: FOCUS GROUP Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community Members The Employment Access Framework project invites you to participate in a focus group to share your experiences throughout your education and...

BRCCED welcomes new CEO: Monte Hardy

Bob Rumball Canadian Centre of Excellence for the Deaf (BRCCED) has a new Chief Executive Officer. His name is Monte Hardy, who is culturally Deaf. He comes from a family who serve people in many different capacities. His Deaf parents, Jim and Paula Hardy, worked as...

COVID-19 Mental Health Resources in ASL & LSQ

Disclaimer: The following online resources are to be treated as guidelines only. They do not necessarily reflect the laws, regulations, or policies of Canada, Ontario, or The Bob Rumball Canadian Centre of Excellence for the Deaf. ​​​​CDC’s YouTube channel presenting...

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