Hiring an interpreter

Working with an interpreter is easy and painless.

As a hearing consumer, a few things to keep in mind are:

  • Speak directly to the Deaf consumer (avoid saying “tell them…”).
  • Provide the interpreter with a copy of printed materials (if available).
  • Interpreters will require breaks about every 20 minutes.
  • Depending on the nature and/or length of the assignment, more than one interpreter may be needed.
  • Interpreters use “processing time" to gain an understanding of the entire message before they begin signing.



ASL Communication 

800-908-3386
Las Vegas, NV: (702) 610-4722
Salt Lake City, UT: (801) 403-6606
Fax: (702) 990-9445



Preston Bass Interpreting Services, LLC

Post Office Box 370162
Las Vegas, Nevada 89137

Voice: (702) 228-5181
TTY/Videophone: (702) 228-5182
Fax: (702) 228-5183
Email: mail@prestonbass.com



Sign Language Communication Service

2251 N Rampart Blvd #326 

Las Vegas, NV 89128

Phone: (702) 396-7730

 


     Find an interpreter   ( www.rid.org )

Nevada State Interpreter Law

To find an interpreter who fulfills state law please see the state registry under the type of interpreting you require or you can contact a sign language agency.

         Community Interpreters  

         Educational Interpreters

Additional information about the interpreter registry may be found here.


                                                           



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