Free Interpreting Services for Seniors

Free Interpreting Services for Seniors

Deaf Services and The Deaf Society are excited to announce that under a new federal government scheme there is now free sign language interpreting for Australians who are Deaf, deafblind, or hard of hearing and over 65. This interpreting is to support participation in social and essential activities.

What can it be used for?

Banking, finances, superannuation and budget
Downsizing, selling or moving home
Online activities and meetings
Social activities such as weddings, funerals, family reunions, theatre, seniors activites and clubs or groups
Talking to your internet and phone provider

Services available include, face to face and video remote interpreting (VRI). Services are available 7-days per week.

Registration for the service is required, for more information or to register visit, or contact


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