top of page

Resource Links

Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc.


The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID), a national membership organization, plays a leading role in advocating for excellence in the delivery of interpretation and transliteration services between people who use sign language and people who use spoken language. In collaboration with the Deaf community, RID supports members and encourages the growth of the profession through the establishment of a national standard for qualified sign language interpreters and transliterators, ongoing professional development, and adherence to a code of professional conduct.
For more information about RID please visit:

National Association of the Deaf

NAD Logo.png

The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) is the nation’s premier civil rights organization of, by and for deaf and hard of hearing individuals in the United States of America. Established in 1880, the NAD was shaped by deaf leaders who believed in the right of the American deaf community to use sign language, to congregate on issues important to them, and to have its interests represented at the national level.
For more information about the advocacy that NAD provides visit:

Americans With Disabilities Act

ADA Logo.png

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires that title II entities (State and local governments) and title III entities (businesses and nonprofit organizations that serve the public) communicate effectively with people who have communication disabilities. The goal is to ensure that communication with people with these disabilities is equally effective as communication with people without disabilities.
For more information about the ADA visit:

Deaf and HH Drug Rehab Facilities

Drug Rehab Logo.png

Deaf individuals experience the same mental health concerns as hearing individuals. Deaf people can have a hard time finding equitable access to mental health services.  We have created a directory that will aid the Deaf community with treatment centers that deal with mental health and addiction.
Deaf And Hard Of Hearing Drug Rehab Near Me

bottom of page