Aging and Long-Term Support Administration

Sign Language Interpreter Contractors

Washington State agencies are obligated to provide sign language interpreters upon request to deaf or hard of hearing individuals who are seeking access to information, programs or services state agencies provide to the public.  ODHH administers the statewide contracts to purchase sign language interpreter services.  ODHH also monitors contractual compliance including quality of services, certification of interpreters, and adherence to best practices.

Using the Service

The statewide contracts with sign language interpreters and referral agencies are available for all DSHS Requesters, as well as other departments, government agencies and organizations qualified to use the Washington State Master Contracts Usage Agreement.

This is a list of all the available contractors in Washington State   

Sign Language Interpreter Service Hours                                                                                                                                                             

 

All contractors are available Monday through Friday; 8 am - 5 pm. Some are available at nights,
weekends, and holidays. A few offer services 24 hours/7 days a week (24/7) and available for
emergency appointments.

Emergency Appointment” is an appointment in a legal, medical (non-Medicaid), Child Protective Services (CPS), or Adult Protective Service (APS) context that for which the Contractor receives an authorized request with a lead time of four hours or less.

Independent Contractors

Name/ResidencePhoneEmailService HourDownload
Andrews, Roxie
Fircrest, WA
(253) 861-5251 V
jandrews16@juno.com
Contract
Bunze, Katherine
Spokane, WA
(509) 475-5597 V
(509) 747-6508 V
kathybunze@gmail.com
katherinebunze@msn.com
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Hansen, Shelly
West Richland, WA
(509) 554-0564 V
(509) 967-2158 V
ASLiSHansen@gmail.com
slhansen5@gmail.com
Contract
Kosanovich, Jane
Olympia, WA
(253) 759-0696 V
Janeterps@gmail.com
Contract
Kosanovich, Michael
Olympia, WA
(253) 686-6657 V
mekosanovich@gmail.com
aslmichaelterp@net-venture.com
Contract
MacLean, Polly
Lakewood, WA
(253) 381-3547 V
2pollym@gmail.com
polly.mac@comcast.net

Meyer, Paula
Richland, WA
(513) 505-9496 V
505-5949
paula.meyer2012@yahoo.com
Contract
Pfeil, Jennifer
MIll creek, WA
(425) 273-7267 V
(425) 273-7267
JennPfeil85@gmail.com
Contract
Rasmussen, Sarah
Tacoma, WA
(253) 222-3725
2sarahras@gmail.com
24/7
Contract
Reinhardt, Laurie
Seattle, WA
(206) 941-7619 V
(206) 941-7619 V
larrpager@gmail.com
Contract
Siegel, Verna
Centralia, WA
360-0
280-0811
verna.siegel@gmail.com
Contract

Interpreter Referral Agencies

Agency/CoveragePhoneEmailService HourDownload
All Hands Community Interpreting Services
(360) 897-8300 V
(360) 897-8302 FAX
allhandscis@centurytel.net
8-5 Weekdays
Contract
ASL Professionals
(253) 759-7653 V
(509) 895-7136 FAX
aslprofessionals@comcast.net
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Away With Words Interpreting Services, LLC
(509) 935-6224
(888) 779-0432
awaywithwordsasl@gmail.com
8-5 Weekdays
Contract
CODAs Plus
(360) 947-5100 V
(360) 258-3140 FAX
codasplus@comcast.net
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Amendment(s)
Columbia Language Services
(360) 896-3881 V
(360) 896-4074 FAX
info@columbia-language.com
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Cross Cultural Communications, Inc.
(253) 447-2000 V
(800) 893-5258 V
ccc@crossculturalcom.us
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Deaf-Blind Service Center
(206) 323-9178
(206) 328-8497 FAX
jengler@seattledbsc.org
Contract
Amendment(s)
HandDancer Interpreter Services
(360) 383-2293
(360) 383-2274 FAX
hnddncr@aol.com
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Hearing, Speech, and Deaf Center
(206) 632-7100 V
(206) 445-7434 VP
Interpreting@hsdc.org
Contract
Amendment(s)
Nexus Inland Northwest
(509) 328-3728 V
(800) 214-3323 V
IS@nexusINW.com
24/7
Holidays
Contract
Signing Resources & Interpreters
(877) 512-2246 V
request@signingresources.com
8-5 Weekdays
Contract
TERP Sign Language Services, LLC
(425) 687-0413 V
(425) 687-8540 FAX
scheduler@terpservices.com
24/7
Contract
Amendment(s)
THAT! Interpreting Services of Deaf & DeafBlind
(516) 243-8975 V
request@tisddb.com
Contract
Amendment(s)
Universal Language Service, Inc.
(425) 454-8072 V
(888) 462-0500 V
Scheduling@ULSonLine.net
24/7
Holidays
Contract