A collection of resources for the Deaf, hard-of-hearing, and DeafBlind communities, and those that live,
work, and ally with them, including interpreters, Support Service Providers, educators, parents,
and relatives. - RID, 2020
To support members catastrophically affected by COVID-19 by donating, click here.
More to Come Soon!
More to Come Soon!
Annual Membership Meeting to Include Officer Voting
Please join us for SCRID's annual Membership Meeting, to be held Saturday 08 May via Zoom. No registration required.
Motions re: Bylaws revisions will be voted upon, Elections for the new Board will be finalized (nominations from the floor will be accepted for vacant candidacy positions), and prizes will be awarded!
Members attending this meeting are eligible for a significant registration discount on the 1p - 4p workshop to follow the meeting.
Board Meetings Open to All
SCRID holds open board meetings on a monthly basis and we want to hear from you! During board meetings we're setting aside time that gives members the opportunity to raise discussion points on anything relevant to SCRID and our interpreting profession. What questions do you have related to interpreting that would be beneficial to discuss as a community? What would you like to see from SCRID that would raise its relevance to you and our local profession? This is opportunity for members to get involved and create the relevant organization we all desire!
Coronavirus Vaccine Information
As coronavirus vaccines are being distributed, SCRID is committed to ensuring that interpreters are informed and aware of when and how they may get a vaccine. For an interpreter vaccination timeline and registration instructions please click here.
Catastrophic Need Fund
This fund was established under SCRID with the goal of supporting interpreters during difficult times.
Over the years, SCRID has seen several of our own interpreters come upon hard times. Some from accidents, some from illness, but all “catastrophic” financially. It is especially difficult for freelance interpreters, whether part-time or full-time, who typically do not receive sick pay or worker’s compensation benefits.
In order to address these unfortunate and unforeseeable situations and to be able to assist SCRID members in need in some small measure, SCRID has established a fund whereby interpreters in serious need may request and receive, as available, financial assistance.
Fund is open for donation and application. For more information, click here.
Current Board of Directors
President: Stephanie Webb
Vice President: Kathy Goodson
Secretary: Andréa Lust
Deaf Member-at-Large: Jerrin George
Diversity Member-at-Large: Anthony Diaz
Interpreter of Deaf Parents Member-at-Large: Paola Morales
SCRID is always in need of volunteers to serve on various committees for a few hours a month. If you're interested, email email@example.com
*Note, SCRID does not endorse, support, promote, or filter organizational members.*