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About

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Interpreting Services (DHIS), Inc., one of the leading professional interpreting agencies widely recognized as a vital community resource serving the New York City and the tri-state area.
Established in 1996, DHIS values this vital resource of interpreters skilled in facilitating communication between people fluent in:
  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Spoken English
  • Signed English
  • Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART)
  • Foreign sign languages (contact DHIS for availability)
  • Minimal English language skills
  • and other types of visual communications
  • DHIS offers extensive resources and expertise to meet the diverse needs of:
  • Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind, or have some type of hearing disability
  • Community and civic groups
  • Public gatherings
  • Performing arts
  • Schools of all levels
  • Vocational and other training programs
  • Businesses in various industries dealing with employees and customers
  • DHIS strives to bridge the dynamic communities within the nation’s largest metropolitan area, and beyond, by providing access as a reasonable accommodation on-site, or from a remote station over the Internet.
    DHIS looks forward to meeting your needs and providing you with satisfactory experience.