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AEC and LanguageLoop Assist More Australians Than Ever Before in 2019 Federal Election

AEC and LanguageLoop Assist More Australians Than Ever Before in 2019 Federal Election

Yvette Pearce - Friday, May 17, 2019

 

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) is ensuring its greatest levels of accessibility during this year’s Federal Election, following the re-appointment of leading national language services provider LanguageLoop. 

For the first time ever, Deaf or hard-of-hearing Australians have been able to take advantage of the latest digital innovation in Auslan (Australian Sign Language) interpreting. Australia’s first dedicated mobile video interpreting app VideoLoop connects users to an accredited Auslan interpreter, ...

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LanguageLoop launches a world first mental health study with Monash University

LanguageLoop launches a world first mental health study with Monash University

Jerun Terlaak - Monday, December 04, 2017

 

In an Australian-first, research into the mental health needs of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) patients, including newly arrived immigrants and refugees settling in Australia, has found that the use of specialist interpreters can improve mental health outcomes for the most vulnerable.

LanguageLoop – a Government Business Enterprise specialising in providing language services – has commissioned researchers from Monash University to undertake...

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