List of different services

Hearing impaired people

What

The state of Austria covers the costs of a sign language interpreter.

Where

(in German and German sign language) www.oeglb.at/gebaerdensprache/

Waldgasse 13/2,

1100 Vienna

Tel.: +43 1 60 30 853

Email: info@oeglb.at

Interpreters’ and translators’ association

What

Through this association you can find available interpreters’ and translators’ to help you during medical procedures. The services are to be paid privately.

Where

(in English and German) www.universitas.org/

Yplus

What

You can contact this organisation if you need interpreting in the medical field. The services are to be paid privately.

Wo

(in German) www.yplus.at/de/dolmetschen/

Rechbauerstraße 14/I

8010 Graz

Tel.: +43 316 38 12 68

Email: office@yplus.at

Amber-med

What

This organisation offers medical services free of charge for people who don’t have a medical insurance. They also offer visitation with interpreting services.

Where

(in English and German) www.amber-med.at/

Oberlaaer Strasse 300 – 306

1230 Vienna

Tel.: +43 1 589 00

Email: amber-med@diakonie.at

OMEGA

What

You can turn to this organisation if you need an interpreter to go to the doctor with you.

Where

(in German) www.omega-graz.at/

Albert-Schweitzer-Gasse 22

8020 Graz

Tel.: + 43 316 77 35 54 – 0

Email: office@omega-graz.at