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Health of NYC Latinos Is Worse than They Think

Health, Latino, New York September 26, 2018 at 4:18 pm

According to a report, language barriers, lack of insurance and education have created a health crisis among New York’s Hispanic population, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Salvadoran mother Carmen Molina, with her children Aleyda and Carlos Aquino. (Photo via El Diario)

Thousands Benefit from Expansion of Translation Services in Schools

Education, Latino, New York October 26, 2017 at 5:19 pm

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña said that translation services, benefiting parents who are not fluent in English, have tripled over the past year, El Diario/La Prensa reports.  

Luzmilla Alvarado, Deisy García’s mother, in her apartment in Jamaica. (Photo by María Sánchez Díez)

Voiceless: Domestic Violence Victims and the Failure to Translate

Crime, Immigration, Latino, New York, Translating NYC, Women March 17, 2016 at 5:13 pm

For Spanish-speaking victims of domestic violence, access to interpretation services can mean a matter of life or death.