Advocacy

How can iSign advocate for Deaf people's rights?

If your request for interpreting services is not being listened to, or if you are unsure of your right to interpreting services please contact us. iSign is able to advocate for Deaf people’s right to interpreting services.

 

Letter for Health Care Professional

If your GP, counsellor or other health care provider needs help understanding your rights and who pays for NZSL interpreting services you can show them this letter.

 

Letter for Legal Professional

If you need an interpreter for a legal appointment this letter is for legal professionals and explains your rights and who pays for NZSL interpreting services.

 

Letter for Schools

If you want NZSL interpreting services to access your children's school, you can show the teacher/principal this letter. It explains your rights and who pays for NZSL interpreting services.