DEAF CULTURE CENTRE

At the DEAF CULTURE CENTRE YOU CAN ENJOY OUR HIGH QUALITY TEAS AND EXPERIENCE THE RICHNESS OF THE DEAF CULTURE IN A SIGNING ENVIRONMENT

Def-T Shop

Def-T Shop & Gallery

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Joanne Cripps is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of the DEAF CULTURE CENTRE, under the auspices of the Canadian Cultural Society of the Deaf. Registered Charitable Number 11883 0702 RR0001. Joanne is a renowned Deaf leader, advocate, and author of of Quiet Journey: Understanding the Rights of Deaf Children. Responsible for the daily operations of the DEAF CULTURE CENTRE, the Deaf art and heritage displays focus on promoting the abilities of Deaf people around the world. Joanne Cripps successfully achieved seed funding from the Toronto Enterprise Fund to establish and operate this distinctly unique tea shop, Def-T.

Def-T Funded By the Toronto Enterprise Fund

Def-T Funded By

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DEAF CULTURE CENTRE VOLUNTEERS

VOLUNTEERS AND MEMBERS

We need you. The Canadian Cultural Centre of the Deaf is a non-profit charitable organization that depend on volunteers and donations to support and preserve Deaf art, heritage collections and language: ASL American Sign Language. Volunteers and donors keep our doors open, run the gift shop, and provide educational tours, exhibits, and programs. Volunteering is a way to get involved with Deaf life, and meet people with whom you can share cultural experiences from across Canada and around the world. Become part of the team who strives to showcase and celebrate abilities of Deaf people. Whether you volunteer your time, or make a donation, you reap the benefit of knowing you make a difference.

HOURS OF OPERATION

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Hours of Operation

Monday CLOSED
Tuesday to Saturday 11:00am – 6pm
Sunday Noon – 5pm
List of extended hours due to a special event:

Send us a message to book a tour or make a private reservation.

Def-T Featured teas sold in the DEAF CULTURE CENTRE at the Distillery Historic District, 15 Mill Street, Toronto (Ontario), M5A 3R6
Contact Us: info@def-t.ca