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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 their Web Procure Site.  Please refer to Web Procure 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
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


Bilingual Professional Agency, INC

1663 East 17th Street
Brooklyn New York, 11229

Contact: Suzanne Hersher:  shersher@comprehensivenet.com
Phone: 718-382-2020, ext. 313
Fax: 718-732-1130
www.signtalk.org
 
CoSign CT, LLC
34 Shelley Road
Middletown, CT 06457

Contact: Leslie Warren:lawcrdr@gmail.com
Phone: 800-212-3300
www.cosignct.com

Interpreters Unlimited:
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)
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

Northwest Interpreters, INC (NWI GLobal)
12500 SE 2nd Circle, Suite 140
Vancouver, WA 98684

Contact: Vic Marcus
Phone: 360-566-0492
www.nwiglobal.com

Voiance Language Services, LLC
5780 North Swan Road
Tuscon, AZ 85718

Contact: Bill Martin: bmartin@cyracom.com
Phone: 520-573-2367
www.cyracom.com

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Language Interpreter Services

 

Contract Number: 21PSX0065
Please refer to the DAS Contract Board for questions about this contract.  Services listed here offer translation and in-person interpreting.

 

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

 

Cal Interpreting Translations (CIT), Inc
2501 W. Burbank Boulevard, Suite 311
Burbank, CA 91505
Website: www.calinterpreting.com


Interpreting Contact: Julia Gallegos
Request Phone: 888-737-9009
Request E-Mail: info@calinterpreting.com
List of Languages

 

Chinese Interpreters and Translators
93 Vista Way, Bloomfield CT 06002

 

Contact: Feng Zhou
Phone: 860-614-1428
Fax: 860-519-1238
E-Mail: feng@chineseinterpreterstranslators.com
Website: http://www.chineseinterpreterstranslators.com/

Specializing in Chinese languages and dialects: Mandarin; Cantonese; Fujianese; Wu Dialect

 

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.

Effectiff, LLC
275 Commercial Boulevard, Suite 301
Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida 33308

 

Contact: Alex Cherkashin
Phone: 929-999-5719 Ext. 311
E-Mail: alex.ch@effectiff.com
Request E-Mail: info@effectiff.net
List of Languages

 

Geneva Worldwide, Inc.
256 West 38th Street 10th Floor
New York NY 10018

 

Contact: Shanel Moses or Amanda Broadway
Phone: 212-255-8400 Ext: 201
Fax: 212-255-8400
Website: www.genevaworldwide.com
E-Mail: interpretingstaff@genevaworldwide.com
List of Languages

 

Interpreters and Translators, Inc.   
Written, Oral, Audio Interpretation and Translation Services
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

 

Northwest Interpreters, Inc. (NWI GLOBAL)
7700 NE Parkway Drive
Vancouver, WA 98662

 

Contact: Vic Marcus
Phone: 866-468-7769
E-Mail: vmarcus@nwiglobal.com
Website: https://www.nwiglobal.com
Languages Available for In-Person Interpreting: Spanish, Arabic, Bosnian, Cantonese, Farsi, French,
Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Romanian, Taiwanese, Turkish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese. Translation
services include over 200 languages.  

 

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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Contract Number: 19PSX0042
Please refer to the DAS Contract Board for questions about this contract.  These services offer on-demand video and remote interpretation services.

 

Bromberg & Associates, LLC
3141 Caniff Street
Hamtramck, MI 48212

 

Contact: Jessica Yaccoub  
Phone for Interpreting: 313-871-0080
E-Mail: jessica@brombergtranslations.com
E-Mail for Translation: translator@brombergtranslations.com
List of Languages

 

Corporate Translation Services, Inc 
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
28546 Constellation Road
Valencia, CA 91355

 

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

 

MasterWord Services, Inc
303 Stafford Street
Houston, TX 77079

 

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

 

Voiance Language Services, LLC
5780 N Swan Road
Tucson, AZ 85718

 

Contact: Tanya Conner or Cinthya Arredondo   
Phone: 800-481-3289 or 520-232-1818
E-Mail: support@cyracom.com
List of Languages  

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