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Washington State Coalition For Language Access

Welcome to the Washington State Coalition For Language Access

Working to Promote Collaborations to Ensure Language Access For Limited English Proficient Individuals in Washington State.

WASCLA, the Washington State Coalition for Language Access, is an organization consisting of legal professionals, advocates, law enforcement personnel, interpreters/translators, educators, service providers, advocates and community members, 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.

                                                 ** SAVE THE DATE **

Please mark your calendars for the upcoming WASCLA Summit X, which will be held on October 16th and 17th in Ellensburg, Washington. 

For more details, see the Save the Date flyer, here




WASCLA's 2014 - 2016 Board of Directors are:

Anita Ahumada

Sarah Clifthorne

Kristi Cruz

Andrew Drake

Gillian Dutton

Sarah Leyrer

Terry Mirande

Louise Morehead

Joana Ramos

Elena Safariants

P. Diane Schneider

Linda Slater


Have you read the ABA Standards for Language Access in Court?

Find this new resource here.



Interpreter & Translator Directory

Search for a spoken language interpreter, ASL interpreter, or translator here!

About Us

WASCLA Tools for Health

Language Access Issues by Topic

Language Access Policies

Language Access Summit Materials

You can support WASCLA by donating today!

Contact us:


Mailing Address:

1037 NE 65th St. # 262
Seattle, WA 98115

WASCLA is a registered public charity 501 (c)(3) Organization.

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