If you work in a community agency and have a newcomer or refugee client experiencing domestic violence, sexual violence or human trafficking, you can get help from interpreters in over 70 languages, including sign language.

Request a sign language interpreter

Request a sign language interpreter from anywhere in Ontario by contacting the Canadian Hearing Society.

You can request services Monday to Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Toll-free: 1-866-518-0000

Toll-free TTY: 1-877-215-9530

Fax: 1-855-259-7557


Free multilingual interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

Find multilingual interpreter services

Search for services near you.

AgencyContact informationAreas covered
Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinicinfo@schliferclinic.com
Toronto, Etobicoke, North York, East York
Multilingual Community Interpreter Servicesis@mcis.on.ca
Greater Toronto Area and Central Region including Scarborough, Durham, Halton, Peel, York, Dufferin, Haliburton, Muskoka, Northumberland, Peterborough, Simcoe, Kawartha Lakes, and Hamilton  
Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre519-745-2593Kitchener-Waterloo area including Brant, Waterloo and Guelph-Wellington
Across Languagesinterpretation@acrosslanguages.org
519-642-7247 ext. 1
London area including Bruce, Elgin, Grey, Huron, Lambton, Middlesex, Oxford and Perth; Niagara region and Haldimand-Norfolk
Multicultural Council of Windsor and Essex County519-255-1127Windsor area including Essex and Chatham-Kent
Immigrant Women Services Ottawa613-729-1393
Toll-free: 1-866-859-8182
Ottawa area including Ottawa, Frontenac, Hastings, Lanark, Leeds and Grenville, Lennox and Addington, Prescott and Russell, Prince Edward, Renfrew, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
Thunder Bay Multicultural Associationcarmend@thunderbay.org
Toll-free: 1-866-831-1144
Thunder Bay, Northeast and Northwest Regions including Algoma, Cochrane, Manitoulin, Nipissing, Parry Sound, Greater Sudbury/Grand Sudbury, Sudbury, Timiskaming; Kenora, Rainy River, Thunder Bay