SEATTLE, November 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — InDemand Interpreting, a leading provider of comprehensive language services management for healthcare, is thrilled to donate translation services to the Girl Scouts of Western Washington in their continued commitment to empower every girl—regardless of her race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or geographic location.
Since their founding 103 years ago, Girl Scouts has been committed to meeting girls where they are, which means growing alongside girls from every community. Because there are girls and families throughout western Washington fwhose primary language is not English, Girl Scouts of Western Washington hopes to grow their ability to connect with these girls through translation of some of their key documents.
“Thanks to InDemand’s assistance with document translation, we will now have more resources available to guide us in reaching even more girls,” said Jim Laugen, Chief Development and Strategy Officer for Girl Scouts of Western Washington. “What we want most is to help more girls gain access to Girl Scout programming, which we know helps them develop strong relationships, find their voice and make their mark on the world in countless ways.”
InDemand Interpreting is committed to health equity for limited English proficient and Deaf patients nationwide. With the ability to interpret in over 200 languages, InDemand was the perfect partner to translate the key documents for Girl Scouts of Western Washington. With the growing non-English speaking population in Washington, having registration forms, medical forms, agreements and other key documents translated in 6 key languages will move Girl Scouts of Western Washington one step closer to their goal of reaching all girls across western Washington.
About InDemand Interpreting
InDemand Interpreting was founded in 2007 with the vision of ensuring that every patient receives the highest quality healthcare, regardless of language, cultural background or disability. By delivering the most experienced medical interpreters and highest quality video technology InDemand Interpreting proviors, nurses and clinicians the language access they need to provide the best possible care. Visit InDemand at http://www.indemandinterpreting.com
About Girl Scouts of Western Washington
Headquartered in Seattle, Girl Scouts of Western Washington currently serves more than 25,000 girls in partnership with over 13,000 volunteers from 17 counties in western Washington. The council also operates offices in DuPont, Bellevue, Marysville and Bremerton, as well as six camp properties in Carnation, Lilliwaup on Hood Canal, Longview, Hoquiam and Belfair.