Our Services

Lisa teaches sign language for babies, both online and in person. Our comprehensive 5-class online course is offered on a sliding scale of $50-$200 (pay what you can). For more info about our course, click here.

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In person classes

Lisa teaches in person classes in Lanark County and west end Ottawa. Rates are $20 a class for private tutoring and can be scheduled at your convenience. One session is always enough to get started! We work with children from birth to age 5 years. Gift certificates are available.

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Prenatal ASL

Lisa also teaches prenatal ASL. This 45-minute workshop costs $20 and makes a great baby shower gift.

We’ll cover the signs that will get you started and discuss how to create an ASL routine with your baby. You’ll also be provided with resources to take home. Gift certificates are available. For more info on prenatal ASL, click here.

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Occasional group classes

We sometimes offer group sign language for babies classes, and info about this can be found on our blog. Follow us to get all of our updates.

To schedule a session, please email Lisa@BlackBearHealingHome.com or call or text 613-558-3199.

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Additional Support

If your child is Deaf, hard of hearing or has received an audiologist’s report, we are happy to provide referrals to free local resources.

If you would like to partner with us on a project, please be in touch!

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We donate 2% of our annual profits to Silent Voice Canada.

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Contact info

Lisa Garrett
Email | 613-558-3199
Phone or text

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