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DC Government Speaks Your Language

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Did you know that 10 years ago, DC passed the “Language Access Act” giving you the right to receive government services and information in your native language?

Join us in celebrating 10 years of ‘Language Access’ in the District

Saturday, June 21st, 2014

Small Group Discussion on Language Access

10am – 1:30pm Discussion & Lunch [pre-registration required - free]

Share your experience with Language Access

Learn about your rights

Influence how government serves you in your language

Pre-register for the community dialogue and lunch: http://bit.ly/RUsGKR

Resource Fair

1:30pm – 4:00pm [open to the public - free]

Government & Community Services

Health Screenings


Children’s Activities



Raymond Recreation Center

3725 10th St NW, Washington, DC 20010

[3 Blocks from Georgia Ave/Petworth Metro Station]

Bus Routes: 60, 62, 63, 64, 70, 71,79, H8

Pre-register for the community dialogue and lunch: http://bit.ly/RUsGKRIf you need a reasonable accommodation, an interpreter, or would like to RSVP by phone, call 202-727-0892 or email languageaccess14@gmail.com  by June 19.

Learn more about how you can become a bilingual volunteer for the event - acting as a bilingual facilitator, note-taker, or language ambassador: http://ohr.dc.gov/govspeaks/volunteer.

Event information is also available in Amharic, Chinese, French, Korean, Spanish and Vietnamese.