Interpreters facilitate language communication between people who do not share a common language by conveying as accurately as possible the information, including sign language.

If you have any questions or feedback regarding interpreter services, email diversity.services@fraserhealth.ca.

Request non-urgent service

Spoken language

Fraser south and north communities

Applicable for Surrey, Delta, Langley, South Surrey/White Rock, Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, and Maple Ridge:

Fraser east communities

Interpreters in this region are always requested by phone. Book by calling the numbers below:

  • Abbotsford and Mission: 604-870-3769
  • Chilliwack, Agassiz, and Hope: 1-877-889-8886

Sign language

Requests for sign language interpreters are processed by the Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

All communities

  • Call 604-736-7012 or 1-877-736-7012 (toll-free)

Request urgent service (needed within 2 hours)

Spoken language

Fraser South and North communities

Applicable for Surrey, Delta, Langley, South Surrey/White Rock, Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, and Maple Ridge:

  • Call 604-297-8400

Fraser East communities

  • Abbotsford and Mission: 604-870-3769
  • Chilliwack, Agassiz and Hope: 1-877-889-8886

Sign language

All communities

  • Call 604-736-7039 or 1-877-736-7039 (toll-free)

Information for your clients

Documents are directed at patients, clients, residents and/or their families, and provide information on interpretation services: