• Services


    Program for Deaf Adults (PDA) can arrange to have sign language interpreters for mainstream academic classes, mainstream continuing education classes, and other college activities or events. All requests for interpreters are placed through PDA’s Coordinator of Interpreting Services. Click on the following links for information on how to request an interpreter for your particular needs:

    check_markWhy do I need to provide an interpreter? 

    check_markWhen do I need to provide an interpreter? 

    check_markWho provides the interpreter? 

    check_markIs there a charge for interpreting services?  

    check_markDoesn’t PDA have interpreters we can use? 

    check_markWhy is my department responsible for the interpreter? 

    check_markHow do I arrange for an interpreter? 

    check_markWhen should I request the interpreter? 

    check_markI don’t want to pay for interpreters if they are not
        needed. How can I know if any Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing
        persons will attend?

    check_markWhat is the cost for interpreting services? 

    For further information about Interpreting Services, please contact Jane Rizzuto, Coordinator of Interpreting Services 


    Program for Deaf Adults 

    Mailing Address:
    31-10 Thomson Avenue
    Room C-203
    Long Island City, NY 11101

    29-10 Thomson Avenue
    Long Island City, NY 11101

     (718) 482-5324 Voice
     (917) 832-1207 VP
     (718) 609-2069 Fax

         Sue Livingston, PhD
         Professor, Basic Skills
     (718) 482-5621
    thumb_email  slivings@lagcc.cuny.edu 

         Kim Lucas, MA
         Academic Advisor/Coordinator of Accommodation Support Servicea
     (917) 832-1203 VP
    thumb_email  kimluc@lagcc.cuny.edu 

         Jane Rizzuto, MBA
         Coordinator Interpreter
     (718) 482-5309 Voice
    thumb_email  jrizzuto@lagcc.cuny.edu