Virtual Remote Interpreting

VIRTUAL REMOTE INTERPRETING

Virtual/video remote interpretation for your appointments, meetings and interviews

How can VRI support you with at work communication

Virtual/video remote interpretation (VRI) is a new service offered by DHA. VRI will help you connect virtually through video with an ASL interpreter to bridge your communication needs. VRI can help support:

• Access to virtual interpretation

• Local, qualified and professional American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreters

• Our VRI platform is encrypted to ensure the highest confidentiality.

• A way to clearly see facial expressions

• Quality video streaming

• Access to ASL interpreters anywhere with an internet connection

• A low to no-cost option (inquire to see if you qualify for free access to this service)

How do I access VRI?

CONNECT

to DHA’s VRI through email booking@deafandhearalberta.ca or call 1-866-471-2805.

CLICK

the link you are sent to set-up your username and password in the system, and schedule your ASL interpreter.

CONFIRM

your pre-booked appointment in the system.

COMMUNICATE

at your appointment, meeting or interview using VRI in real-time.

Book a Virtual Video ASL Interpreter

Email booking@deafandhearalberta.ca or call 1-866-471-2805 to book Virtual/video remote interpretation for your appointments, meetings and interviews.

Account Sign In

If you have an account, appointments can be created by accessing Deaf & Hear Alberta’s VRI portal. For any changes to your appointment or cancellations, please contact the Interpreting Services team directly.

What is VRI or virtual remote interpreting?

We use webcams to connect you with an ASL interpreter available in real time for your communication needs.

When should I access the VRI service? 

VRI can support your communication needs for all types of appointments, meetings and even interviews. Pre-book your ASL interpreter to ensure availability. A great service to access when an in-person interpreter isn’t available.

Who are DHA interpreters? 

Local, qualified and professional ASL interpreters are ready to serve you.

What technology do I need to access VRI? 

All you and/or the person you are meeting with needs is a computer, tablet or smartphone.

How much is this service? 

VRI is a cost-effective option for businesses and employers.

Request Virtual Remote Interpretation

Email booking@deafandhearalberta.ca or call 1-866-471-2805 to book Virtual/video remote interpretation for your appointments, meetings and interviews.