We have a contract with LanguageLoop (formerly VITS) to provide interpreting services. All interpreters are qualified and accredited, where National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI) accreditation is available.
Please read the below information to ensure you are eligible and then contact LanguageLoop to set up an account or make a booking on please contact us for 24 hours, 7 days a week services or via the .
Eligible services that can access LanguageLoop include:
- all Department funded early childhood services who do not receive direct funding for language services
- all Victorian government schools see
- support services funded by the Department.
At the time of booking, specify the specific language(s), dialect (if relevant), time and duration, purpose, precise location and contact person. In addition, please specify other requirements such as gender, or if you require a specific interpreter.
Bookings should be made as early as possible.
Foundation House has developed the following tip sheets to support work with interpreters and families from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) and refugee backgrounds:
Reviewed 12 October 2022