What is Community Interpreting?

Community interpreting is a type of Interpreting used in community-based settings and situations. In communities with greater numbers of LEP speakers, community interpreting brings language access to populations experiencing language barriers with public services. Many clients in need of community interpreting services are immigrants, refugees, and families and their children.   It is not uncommon for these individuals 

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New Language Industry White Paper (Free Resource)

As a language service provider nationwide, Telelanguage breaks down language barriers and connects people from different walks of life every day! As a leader provider of telephonic interpretation services, our proprietary technology has helped us to provide communication and understanding for the last 26 years. Our NEW Industry Resource: “Connecting Humanity: The Importance of Offering Language 

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CE Webinar for Healthcare Interpreters from CCHI on May 31st, 2017

CE Webinar for Healthcare Interpreters from CCHI on May 31st, 2017 Healthcare interpreters play an important role in our society, helping to provide understanding and effective communication in numerous industries, including Medical, 9-1-1 Emergency and more. Cultural and linguistic shifts make certified interpreters more vital than ever, and the healthcare industry has a special need 

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5 Things You Need From Professional Translation Services

What should you look for in a professional translation services company? When dealing with written translation for important documents, it’s imperative that these services offer the highest quality and accuracy. Language diversity in the United States alone makes interpreters and translators a necessity for all major industries, organizations and companies in order to serve their 

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Texas Languages: Spotlight on 8 Texas Cities (Video)

Texas Languages are as diverse as its citizens! 35.4% of Texas citizens are speakers of a non-English language. Texas is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population (27.5 million). Recent immigrants from other US regions and foreign countries are causing a linguistic shift in Texas. Spanish speakers account for 

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Efficiency and Compliance: The Value of Government Interpreters

Government interpreters are an essential part of public services in the U.S. today as the number of limited-English-proficient speakers continues to grow nationwide. According to data from the 2013 American Community Survey (ACS), the number of foreign-language speakers increased 2.2 million between 2010 and 2013 (United States Census Bureau), and 1 in 5 U.S. residents 

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Working with an Interpreter: 11 Tips to Success!

Working with an interpreter is more commonplace than ever before in our world of global business and diversity. Certified interpreters are able to provide effective communication between Non-English speaking / Limited-English Speaking clients and providers, government organizations and businesses. Whether it’s a business meeting or a medical appointment, an interpreter’s greatest reward is being able 

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