Las Barreras Del Lenguaje Y La Salud Mental De Las Familias
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Interpreting

  • Las Barreras Del Lenguaje Y La Salud Mental De Las Familias

    En abril de 2022 el número de personas nacidas en el extranjero que vivían en los Estados Unidos alcanzó el récord de 47 millones [1]. Además, hay 67,3 millones de personas que en su casa hablan un idioma extranjero o …

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  • Language Barriers and Family Mental Health

    By April 2022, the foreign-born population in the US hit a record of 47 million. [1] Additionally, 67.3 million people spoke a foreign language at home, including American Sign Language. [2] For families that belong to this population, the limited …

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  • GEODIS: Language Access in the Logistics Industry

    GEODIS: Language Access in the Logistics Industry

    How do you ensure smooth operations across 3,000 team members speaking 20 languages? From basics like ensuring safety to emphasizing accessibility and equal opportunities, it’s no small feat. But Jim Suber, GEODIS Indianapolis Region HR Director, is up to the …

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  • 8 Phone Interpreting Tips: How to Have a Successful Phone Interpreting Session

    8 Phone Interpreting Tips: How to Have a Successful Phone Interpreting Session

    Using a phone interpreter for your multilingual conversations may seem intimidating at first. You might be thinking through how to coordinate the Limited English Proficient (LEP) individual, the interpreter, the calling device, and your nuanced situation all at once. The …

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  • How Indianapolis Pike Township Fire Department Prepares for Emergencies with Multilingual Phone Interpreting Services

    How Indianapolis Pike Township Fire Department Prepares for Emergencies with Multilingual Phone Interpreting Services

    Indianapolis Pike Township Fire Department has provided emergency services for over 70 years. The township is located in the northwest section of Indianapolis and serves a diverse population. For the majority of Limited English Proficient (LEP) residents, Spanish is their …

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  • Should You Consider Phone Interpreting? What You Need To Know

    Should You Consider Phone Interpreting? What You Need To Know

    Does your business or organization struggle with last-minute language barriers? Do you run into situations that don’t warrant a typical on-site interpreter? You’re not alone. Many organizations struggle to connect with Limited English Proficient (LEP) individuals for those brief or …

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  • Diversity and Inclusion: A Personal Presentation on Deaf Culture

    Diversity and Inclusion: A Personal Presentation on Deaf Culture

    Recently, LUNA’s Betsy Payne presented to 5th and 6th grade students at St. Malachy Parish School, located in Brownsburg, Indiana, during their diversity awareness week experience. Betsy is a finance specialist at LUNA and is also a member of the …

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  • LUNA Wins 2021 Inclusive Global Citizens Workforce Award

    LUNA Wins 2021 Inclusive Global Citizens Workforce Award

    The Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association (IFLTA), in collaboration with the Indiana Language Roadmap initiative (ILR), presented the Indiana Global and Multil-IN-gual Awards to highlight outstanding contributions and successful efforts to demonstrate the importance of language skills in our globalized 21st century economy. The …

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  • Is Your Bilingual Staff Overwhelmed with Interpreting Work?

    Is Your Bilingual Staff Overwhelmed with Interpreting Work?

    Having bilingual staff on your team is a huge step forward in serving Limited English Proficiency (LEP) communities for interpreting or translation needs.  But as your organization grows and teams get busier, your bilingual employees may become overwhelmed with the …

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  • Ready or Not, Clients Are Virtual

    Ready or Not, Clients Are Virtual

    By the end of March 2020, most of us had packed up our laptops and office essentials and didn’t know when we’d return to a normal working environment. Stuffed in our little nooks and couch ends, those privileged enough to …

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