The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. promotes excellence in the delivery of interpreting services among diverse users of signed and spoken languages through professional development, networking, advocacy, and standards.
RID can help find an interpreter near you.
RID offers many learning opportunities and resources with diverse populations.
RID plays a leading role in establishing a national standard of quality for interpreters.
You can find more information about the scholarships, as well as links to the applications themselves, here: http://www.rid.org/about-rid/scholarships-awards/
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. Issue Statement in Response to
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s Executive Order No. BJ […]
Lewis Merkin, Region 1 Representative, Co-chair
Connie Herndon, Region 4 Representative, Co-chair
Margaret Ransom Cobb
Melvin Walker, Vice […]
2015 Conference Updates
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.