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Sign Language Interpreting Associates Ottawa - Video Relay Services (VRS)

Record #: 69785267 |  Last Full Update: 1 Mar 2021

Description and Services
Description (Service)
National provider of Video Relay Service (VRS) interpreting for the Canadian Administrator of Video Relay Service (CAV) to enables deaf or hard of hearing Canadians who use American Sign Language (ASL) or  Langue des signes du Québec (LSQ) to make calls over the Internet using a sign language interpreter in real-time.  
  • deaf, hard of hearing or speech-impaired Canadians who use sign language can download and register for a free Canada VRS app for iOS, Android, Windows and Mac computers with Safari and Waterfox web browsers 
     
  • visit https://srvcanadavrs.ca/en/get-started-with-vrs/ to get started
     
  • once registered the individual is given a VRS number for use when making or receiving calls via the app that connects Canada VRS users to a sign language interpreter who relays the call in real time, in ASL and LSQ
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility No restriction
Languages American Sign Language, English, French, QuebecSignlanguage(QSL)
Application Send an email at vri@sliao.ca for service using the contact form on the website or get in touch via phone at 613-521-6720 or by mail.

Register at https://srvcanadavrs.ca/en/get-started-with-vrs/ to obtain free access account.
Location & Accessibility
Service Area Canada
Address


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Canada

Physical Access N/A
Contact Information
Office 613-521-6720
Fax 613-521-4030
Email asl.interpreting@sliao.ca
Website https://sliao.ca/services/video-relay-service-vrs/
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