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Canadian Hearing Services

Ontario Interpreting Services

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  • Provides American Sign Language (ASL) - English interpretation services across Ontario
  • Provides la langue des signes québécoise (LSQ) - French interpretation services in Ottawa and Sudbury
  • Offers on-site or video remote interpreting (VRI) services
  • Offers pre-booked daytime and emergency interpretation services
Will provide interpreters for various situations, including:
  • Job interviews
  • Medical appointments
  • Business meeting
  • Giving evidence in court
  • Arranging a mortgage
  • In crisis in a hospital, shelter, or police station
Emergency Interpretation Services:
Hours of Operation
Pre-booked interpreting services Mon-Thu 8 am-8 pm * Fri 8 am-5 pm
Emergency Interpretation Services Mon-Sun 24 hours
  • Individuals or agencies who require interpretation services
  • Emergency Interpretation Services: Individuals who are faced with sudden, unforeseen crises that requires immediate attention
Application Process
  • Appointments are to be made through the OIS Scheduling Centre in Ottawa
  • Pre-booked requires a minimum notice of 3 business days
Documents Required
No documents required
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(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
September 18, 2020