Welcome to the Washington State Coalition For Language Access
Interpreters, Translators, and Providers Working Together to Ensure Language Access For Limited English Proficient Individuals in Washington State.
What is WASCLA?
WASCLA, or the Washington State Coalition for Language Access, is an organization consisting of legal professionals, advocates, law enforcement personnel, interpreters/translators, and court personnel who are dedicated to assisting state and local agencies within the State of Washington to understand and comply with their obligations under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
**WASCLA Language Access Summit, 2014: Save the Date!**
The 2014 WASCLA Language Access 2 Day Summit will be held on
October 24th and 25th
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Seattle Airport
18740 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188
Recent WASCLA Projects:
WASCLA Launches "Tools for Health" Project with release of I Speak cards and consumer "Know your Rights" flyers. Full project information is available here.
WASCLA's 2014 - 2016 Board of Directors are:
P. Diane Schneider
Have you read the ABA Standards for Language Access in Court?
Find this new resource here.