Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center

1860 Boy Scout Dr. B208

Fort Myers, FL  33907

239-461-0334 voice

239-247-5821 video phone for deaf

239-461-0434 fax

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Thanksgiving -         Thursday, 11/24/16

Thanksgiving -         Friday, 11/25/16

Christmas -              Friday, 12/23/16

Christmas -              Monday, 12/26/16

New Year’s Eve -      Friday, 12/30/16

Easter -                    Monday, 4/17/17

Memorial Day -          Monday, 5/29/17

July 4th -                   Monday, 7/3/17

July 4th –                  Tuesday, 7/4/17

Labor Day –              Monday, 9/4/17

Meet the Staff

Executive Director: Dianna Druding

Dianna is a native Floridian born in Miami, she has been with the Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center since 2000.  She studied Business Management at Edison State College and is fluent in American Sign Language.   

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Interpreter Coordinator:

Cyndi Tuning

Cyndi is one of the newest members to DHHC. She has been part of our community for many many years.  She is looking forward to her new position with DHHC.   

Finance Assistant: Anne Edwards

Anne is originally from New York but has been involved with our community and has worked with not-for-profits for many years. She is a great asset to DHHC.  

Deaf Mentor/Shared Reading Coordinator:

Lisa Myhand

Lisa has been involved with DHHC in many different roles - board member, volunteer, and currently as the Deaf Mentor/Shared Reading Project Program Coordinator and Data Entry Clerk. She was born in Titusville and grew up in Fort Myers. Lisa is a graduate of the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind. In 2009 she received her Bachelor of Science degree from Florida Gulf Coast University.

FTRI Free Phone  Coordinator: Elina Lozitsky
Elina is the FTRI Free Phone Program Coordinator for the Florida Telecommunications Relay equipment distribution and outreach program. Elina is glad to be back at DHHC and looking forward to working with all of you again.