Berks Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services
Sign Language Interpreting
Elizabeth Setley, CI & CT. Ed: K-12
Director of Interpreting Services
Voice: 610-685-4520 ext. 226
NAICS Code: 541930 Translation/Interpretation Services
PSC Code: R608 Support-Administrative: Translative/Interpreting
Cage No: 4JV64
DUNS No: 831547096
Berks Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services is a non-profit group first established in 1968 to provide services to the deaf and hard of hearing community in Berks County, PA. The BDHHS vision is to be the premier organization serving deaf and hard of hearing individuals in Berks and surrounding counties, as well as providing services in New Jersey, Baltimore and Delaware.
Sign Language Interpreters are Nationally Certified through RID (Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf) and registered with the (ODHH) Office for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Our interpreters attend extensive workshops to improve their skills, keep up to date with current policies, and obtain additional specialized certifications such as SC:L (Specialized Certificate: Legal), NIC (Nationally Certified Interpreter), Ed:K-12 (Educational Certified), and CDI (Certified Deaf Interpreter)
CART providers are local and across the country, certifications range from CBC (Certified Broadcast Captioner),CRR (Certified Real-time Reporter), CSR (Certified Shorthand Reporter) and RPR (Registered Professional Reporter). Languages include English and Spanish.
Sign Language Interpreters are Nationally Certified through Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID). Sign Language Interpreters make the communication connection between the deaf/hard of hearing and hearing world.
Sign Language Past Performances
Our past performances are extensive and include:
CART Service Past Performances
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