The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf strives to advocate for best practices in interpreting, professional development for practitioners and for the highest standards in the provision of interpreting services for diverse users of languages that are signed or spoken.

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Find an Interpreter

RID can help find an interpreter near you.

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RID offers many learning opportunities and resources with diverse populations.

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RID plays a leading role in establishing a national standard of quality for interpreters.


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From the Board

  • Board Decision – Provisional Deaf Interpreter Credential

Board Decision – Provisional Deaf Interpreter Credential

12/19/2016
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As the RID membership is aware, the CDI remains under moratorium due to an expired life cycle, and CASLI has […]

  • Executive Director Search Update

Executive Director Search Update

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Greetings to the membership.  As you know, the RID Board of Directors has been involved in an 18-month search for […]

  • RID Board October Updates

RID Board October Updates

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Hi, the purpose of this vlog is to provide the membership with updates following the RID Board’s 2016 October board […]


From Headquarters

Update on a Union Appeal of a National Labor Relations Board Decision

January 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Update on a Union Appeal of a National Labor Relations Board Decision

Frequently Asked Questions for Expiring Cycles

December 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Frequently Asked Questions for Expiring Cycles

Executive Director Search Update

December 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Executive Director Search Update

RID Closed for Holiday Announcement

November 29th, 2016|Comments Off on RID Closed for Holiday Announcement

Call for Leadership Track Small Group Facilitators

November 29th, 2016|Comments Off on Call for Leadership Track Small Group Facilitators

2015 Conference Updates

About RID

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 our 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.