Visual Communication Services

​This contract provides Maryland State agencies (as well as Maryland's other non-State government entities such as the local governments, counties, municipalities, etc. and Maryland Not-for-Profits) with competent, continuously available visual communication services to in four (4) Service Category Areas: (See terms and conditions for an explanation of the services)

When placing an order, be certain that the Vendor knows you are placing the request as part of the State of Maryland Contract.

 Prior to placing an order​, the following steps must take place:

1. On-Site Interpretation

2. On-Site CART​

3. Visual Remote Interpretation

4. Remote CART​

These services provide an on-demand, easy to use, cost-effective source of visual communication interpretation to State government personnel and other entities.

All interpreting services are available 24/7/365. You must contact each company's representative to set up your User ID account and find out further information about user training.

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Please direct questions about this contract to:
Visual Communication Services (VCS) Contract Administrator
Andrea Lockett
Email: andrea.lockett@maryland.gov
Telephone: 410.260.7374

For an additional resource for Visual Communication Services please contact Kelby Brick, Director for the Governor's Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (ODHH)