Communication

Services Offered by Affiliated Agencies

Directory of Qualified Interpreters
Provides a resource which can be used by service providers and individuals who are interested in procuring the services of a qualified sign language interpreter, oral interpreter or cued speech transliterator. Published by the Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH).

Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH)
Operates with the full understanding that communication is the most critical issue facing persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center – Speech – Language and Audiology Services
Provides high quality evaluation, treatment and consultation services to individuals with communication and cognitive disorders in order to help them function and communicate independently in home, work, school, community and social settings.

Other Resources

About - Deafness/Hard of Hearing
Lists resource information on a variety of topics affecting persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.

AT&T Telecommunications Relay Services
Allows anyone who may have a hearing or speech loss to communicate with almost anyone in the world on the phone!

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Supports human communication research.

Prentke Romich Company
Enables people with disabilities to achieve their potential in educational, vocational and personal pursuits. Leader in applying technology and language to the field of augmentative communications.

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)
Promote the profession of interpreting and transliterating American Sign Language and English.

Speech-to-Speech News
Connects to a publication for people with speech disabilities, their families, the academic and professional community who serves them, as well as the general public.

Virginia Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
Provides international, national, regional, state, and local forums and an organizational structure for the continued growth and development of the professions of interpretation and transliteration of American Sign Language and English.