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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The RID 2015 Annual Report has been released.

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The Golden 100/Silver 250 Fundraising Goals can be viewed here!

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From the Board

  • Volunteer Leadership Announcement

Volunteer Leadership Announcement

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We are in hot Phoenix, Arizona, attending the RID Region V and NAD conference.

We are excited to announce an open […]

  • Open Letter to Members re: Dues and Fees

Open Letter to Members re: Dues and Fees

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The RID Board recently received a letter signed by eight RID members which questions the power of the Board to […]

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CASLI Board of Managers

CASLI Board of Managers Announcement:
 

Keith Cagle, PhD
Miako Rankin, PhD, CI and CT
Lyle Vold

 

The RID Board of Directors is pleased to […]


From Headquarters

Transition Team Re-opens Executive Director Search

July 14th, 2016|Comments Off on Transition Team Re-opens Executive Director Search

CDI Bridge Plan: Update

June 29th, 2016|Comments Off on CDI Bridge Plan: Update

Recent Leadership Decision Points and/or Actions Related to the Moratorium

June 28th, 2016|Comments Off on Recent Leadership Decision Points and/or Actions Related to the Moratorium

Update on the SC:L Moratorium – June 28, 2016

June 27th, 2016|Comments Off on Update on the SC:L Moratorium – June 28, 2016

Criminal Conviction Policy – Request for Comments

June 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Criminal Conviction Policy – Request for Comments

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.