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Cultural Interpretation Services for Our Communities

Contact Information
Office Phone 613-237-0502
Toll Free Phone 1-855-442-4762
After Hours Phone 613-261-7834
Fax 613-237-5293
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Alternate Contact Benjamin Chacon, Executive Director; Email:
Agency Information
Established 1993
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides interpretation and translation services to the non-English/non-French speaking community
  • facilitates equitable access to health, social, legal, education, and other community services
  • interpretation services to and from 60+ languages (in person/by phone)
  • translation services to and from 45+ languages
  • provides CILISAT testing and online training for cultural interpretation, medical knowledge and terminology
Call to inquire about languages available, capacities change on a regular basis
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Interpretation service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Non-English or non-French-speaking clients who require interpretation or translation services
Application Call, send an e-mail or a fax for more information
Languages Albanian; Amharic; Arabic; Armenian; Bengali; Bosnian; Bulgarian; Burmese; Chinese; Chinese (Cantonese); Chinese (Mandarin); Croatian; Czech; Dari; Dinka; Dutch; English; Farsi; French; German; Greek; Hindi; Hungarian; Italian; Japanese; Khmer; Kinyarwanda; Korean; Kurdish; Lingala; Nepali; Norwegian; Other - Toishan ; Karen ; Tshiluba ; Singhalese ; Kirundi ; Cantonese ; Creole - Haitian ; Persian ; Luganda ; Call to inquire about languages available. Capacities change on a regular basis. Languages are subject to availability.; Pashto; Polish; Portuguese; Punjabi; Romanian; Russian; Serbian; Somali; Spanish; Swahili - Central America, East Africa; Tagalog; Tamil; Tigrinya; Turkish; Twi; Ukrainian; Urdu; Vietnamese
Fees Fee for service
Call for more information
Site Information
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
44 Eccles St
Suite 100
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1R 6S4
Physical Access Not Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Newcomers
HCSD Sub Heading Interpretation / Translation
Service Categories Interpretation/Translation

Agency Overview

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