Why House of Languages?

Successfully communicating information across language barriers is an enormous challenge for any organization. Your message has to be delivered accurately and completely, taking into consideration cultural nuances. Such a task demands expert knowledge and skills. House of Languages has a perfect combination of language professionals and other services necessary to meet the challenge. We have the most vigorous interpreter screening and hiring process in Maine. All interpreters have basic and advanced training in interpreting in medical, legal, and other types of settings. House of Languages has a professional liability insurance and is a State of Maine vendor.

Services include but are not limited to:
  • On-site interpretation services
  • Online access to secure interpreter scheduling software
  • Translation of documents
  • Transcription and translation of audio and video
  • Consultation on creating documents for multilingual audiences
  • Multilingual desktop publishing
  • Training on working with interpreters
  • Consultation on language access in health, social, and legal services
  • Consultation on interpreter training
Languages include but are not limited to:
  • Amharic
  • Arabic (various dialects)
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Cambodian/Khmer
  • Cantonese
  • Croatian
  • Dari
  • French
  • Italian
  • Kinyarwanda
  • Kirundi
  • Lingala
  • Mandarin
  • Mongolian
  • Pashto
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Spanish
  • Somali
  • Swahili
  • Tigrinya
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese