Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) Service

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**Special free emergency VRI interpreting service available during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak**

If you need an emergency Auslan interpreter, you can get free emergency VRI interpreting to talk with:

  • doctors
  • nurses
  • hospitals
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) clinics

Please note: This free service is only for a Coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency

For an emergency during business hours (9am-5pm)

  • Text “I need an interpreter” to 0438 723 342 for quick access to an interpreter
  • We will contact you straight back to organise the interpreter

 For an emergency during after-hours (5pm – 9am)

  • The hospital, doctor, police or other emergency service will book an interpreter for you. They can contact Auslan Connections to book.

Have you tried Video Remote Interpreting (VRI)?

You can use VRI to access a certified Auslan interpreter from wherever you are.
Reasons to use VRI:

  • Fast convenient access to certified Auslan interpreter
  • Reduced wait times for interpreters
  • No travel times for interpreters so this service is cheaper for you
  • Better access to interpreting service in rural and remote areas
  • Our 30-minute minimum booking you will save money for shorter appointments
  • Try our VRI service today!

 Our VRI features include:

  • 30-MINUTE minimum bookings
  • FREE TRIAL for all new VRI users
  • Use your preferred app or program, or we can host a Zoom meeting for you
  • We can advise you on how to set up your technology and devices for VRI

Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) with a NDIS plan

You can use VRI with your NDIS Plan - even at home.

You can use VRI for:

  • Online get-togethers with family and friends
  • Learning more about how to use technology

If you have Auslan interpreting in your NDIS Plan, you can try VRI.

**Special COVID-19 discount – contact Auslan Connections for prices**

VRI with a NDIS plan features include:

  • Use your favourite app
  • We can help you set up your technology and devices for VRI

What you need to use Video Remote Interpreting (VRI)

You will need a device (computer, tablet or phone) with a web camera and a stable internet connection.

Book a Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) session

To book your VRI session contact Auslan Connections on:

SMS. 0438 723 342
Skype. ac-vic
Phone. (03) 9473 1117