BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

National Auslan Booking Service (NABS)

Phone/email based service

Phone: 1800 246 945

Fax: 1800 246 914

Mail: 930 Gympie Rd, Chermside QLD 4032

Email:

Web: www.nabs.org.au

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Description: Provides interpreters to deaf, hard of hearing or deafblind adults and children who use sign language and would like an interpreter for private health appointments. It is FREE of charge to sign language users who are not eligible for NDIS, and health practitioners Australia-wide. Medical Interpreting services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are provided for both private and public health care appointments. NABS offers Video Remote Interpreting, which allows sign language users and health care providers to communicate using the internet when an interpreter cannot be onsite at the appointment. Free NABS app can be downloaded from the NABS website. NABS is a registered NDIS provider.

Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-6pm (not public holidays)

Fees: Free to Auslan users who are not eligible for NDIS, health practitioners, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

Contact: 1800 246 948 (TTY), 0427 671 261 (SMS)

Area Served: National

Keywords: Hearing Impairment; Sign Language; People with a Disability; Audiology; Deafblind; Communication Aids; Interpreting; NDIS Provider; NDIS Interpret/Translate; Older People; Children and Families; ATSI; Public Health

Alternative Names: National Auslan Interpreter Booking and Payment Service

Parent Organisation: Wesley Mission Queensland

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