Interpreter Services provides interpreters for the customers of Vocational Rehabilitation Services, the Independent Living program, students attending the Arkansas Career Technical Institute (ACTI), employees of ARS and several other entities related to the Arkansas Career Education Department and Arkansas Rehabilitation Services.
Staff interpreters also:
● Provide information to the public on contracting and using interpreters
● Maintain a list of private practice Interpreters
● Contract with Support Service Providers (SSP’s) for people who are deafblind
● Maintain a list of SSP’s
● Coordinate the statewide Quality Assurance Screening Test (QAST), a state screening mechanism conducted to evaluate the skill level of interpreters
If you’d like more information regarding our services, please contact one of our Staff Interpreters at SDHH - Arkansas Rehabilitation Services at 900 W. 7th Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 or call 501-686-9680.
The following forms are available for downloading:QAST CEU Approval Participation Form