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Interpreters and Translators

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The Department of Administrative Services (DAS) contracts with Interpreter and Translation Companies.  More information about currently contracted services is available on CTsource.  Please refer to CTsource to verify whether a contract is current.  

 

Using a family's preferred method of communication is an important part of our practice.  For more information, refer to DCF Policy 23-3 and Practice Guide 21-3-PG.

 

Guidelines for Working with an Interpreter
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Interpreters
Language Interpreter Services
On-Demand Video/Remote Interpreter Services

 

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Deaf and Hard of Hearing Interpreter Services

 

Contract Number: 19PSX0008
Please refer to the DAS Contract Board for questions about this contract.

 


Source Interpreting at the American School for the Deaf 
(In Person / Video Remote):
139 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107 

 

Contact: Sara Gerhold, source@asd-1817.org

Phone: 860-570-1829
Fax: 860-969-0195
www.sourceinterpreting.com
www.asd-1817.org


Interpreters Unlimited
(Video Remote Only):
11199 Sorrento valley Rd  Suite 203
San Diego, CA

Contact: Shamus Sayed
#: 800-726-9891
Fax: 800-726-9822
www.interpretersunlimited.com


Language Link Corp
 (My Language link / In Person / Foreign Language Interpretation for Puerto Rico):
420 East Main St. Suite 7 Bldg 2
Branford Ct 06405

Contact: Santiago Achinelli: gillio@mylanguagelinnk.org
Phone: 203-305-6960
Fax: 203-285-8656
www.mylanguagelink.org 

MasterWord Services, Inc (ASL Video Remote Only):
303 Stafford Street
Houston, TX 77079

Contact: Graciela Zozaya
Phone: 346-907-6499 / 281-589-0810 ext 8966
E-Mail: GZozaya@masterword.com

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Language Interpreter Services
Services listed here offer document translation and in-person interpreting only

 

Contract Number: 21PSX0065
Please refer to the DAS Contract Board for questions about this contract.

 

Baystate Interpreters, Inc.
Professional Interpreter Services
55 Lake Street, Suite 300
Gardner, MA 01440


Contact: Jeff Leblanc
E-Mail: Jleblanc@baystateinterpreters.com
Request Call: 978-632-1662 or Toll Free: 888-663-8000
Request E-Mail: Service@baystateinterpreters.com
List of Languages

 

Interpreters and Translators, Inc.   

232 Williams Street East, Glastonbury, CT 06033

 

Contact:  Marne Dooley
Phone: 860-647-0686
E-Mail: mdooley@ititranslates.com
Website. www.ititranslates.com
List of Languages

 

Maria-Jose Pastor 
Spanish Interpreter
Fairfield, Litchfield, New Haven, and Harford Counties
13 Winding Trail, Middlebury, CT 06762

 

Contact: Maria Pastor
Cell Phone: 203-722-9429
Telephone: 203-758-1836
Fax: 203-758-1837
Email: m.pastor@att.net


Office Systems of Connecticut, Inc.
(ABC Language Services):
1880 Silas Deane Hwy #202
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

 

Judicial and Legal Interpreting Contact: Sonia Kaman   
Interpreting Contact: Jesenia Gonzalez
Phone: 860-883-0102
E-Mail: OFFICE@ABCLANGS.COM
Website: www.abclanguageservices.com

Provides oral interpretation and written interpretation in over 120 languages.

Most interpreters are qualified legal interpreters and experienced in DCF matters including judicial, medical, educational, and mental health.

List of Languages

 

RDP Agency, LLC
80 Boulanger Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06110

 

Contact: Raquel Pacheco
Phone: 860-881-8181
Fax.  860-331-8535
Preferred Method for Requesting Interpreting: rpacheco@rdptranslation.com
Website: www.rdptranslation.com
List of Languages

 

TransFluenci, LLC
71 Spruceland Road
Enfield, CT  06082
Website: www.transfluenci.com

 

Contact: Stacey Chevalier
Phone: 413-737-1888
E-Mail: stacey@transfluenci.com
List of Languages

 

TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
700 Sixth Street, NW 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20001

 

Contact: Michael Donnelly
E-Mail: mdonnelly@transperfect.com

Services Contact: Samuel Kamyszew
Phone: 202-347-2300
E-Mail: skamyszew@transperfect.com
Website: www.transperfect.com
List of Languages

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On-Demand Video/Remote Interpretation (VRI) Services
These services offer on-demand video, over the phone and remote interpretation services as indicated

 

Contract Number: 19PSX0042

Please refer to the DAS Contract Board for questions about this contract.


Corporate Translation Services, Inc
(Telephone, Video, Document):

911 Main Street

Vancouver, WA 98660

 

Contact: Kimberly Paukert or Sarah Gamble
Phone: 360-433-0440 or 360-433-0441
E-Mail: rfp@language.link   or sarah.gamble@language.link
List of Languages

 

Global Interpreting Network, Inc (Telephone Only / Requires PIN Number):
28546 Constellation Road
Valencia, CA 91355

 

Contact: Hector Fuentes
Phone: 866-397-9288
E-Mail: clientservices@globalinterpreting.com
List of Languages

 

MasterWord Services, Inc (Video Remote Only):
303 Stafford Street
Houston, TX 77079

 

Contact: Dawn Harris
Phone: 281-589-0920
E-Mail: dharris@masterword.com
List of Languages - pending 

 

CYRACom International
CyraCom, LLC
P.O. Box 74008083
Chicago, IL 60674-8083
(800) 481-3289
support@cyracom.com
www.cyracominternational.com

CyraCom has been approved by the DCF Division of Multicultural Affairs.  They provide telephone interpretation specifically for several Mayan Dialects, including:

  • Quiche (K'iche)
  • Cakchiquel
  • Mam
  • Akateko
  • Yucateco
  • Ixil
  • Chuj
  • Kanjobal
  • Maya

Issues or questions regarding CyraCom contact the Director of Multicultural Affairs, Monica Rams, MS.

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