General Announcements

Board of Directors Accepts Resignation from Johnny Hawkins

Johnny HawkinsIt is with regret that the AVLIC announces the resignation of Johnny Hawkins as Director (formerly known as Member at Large) from the Board of Directors, effective February 2015. Johnny was elected to the Board at the 2014 AGM in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and has worked with fellow board members over the last five months.

VRS Board Of Directors - Call for Interpreter Representative Applications

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 4:00pm PST.

What You Need to Know

AVLIC Operating Policies & Procedures Manual Needs Editors for Third Reading Circle


Volunteering for your professional Association is a great way to contribute, meet colleagues on a national scale and learn more about our field of interpreting.

AVLIC WANTS YOU!Members Needed for a Defined Task: "Create an Appeals Policy"

Busy times are ahead for AVLIC; the AVLIC membership has mandated the Board to oversee numerous goals and projects during the 2014-2016 term. However, it is IMPOSSIBLE for these goals and projects to be complete without committee members, and this means YOU!

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AVLIC 2016 Hotel Confirmed

AVLIC 2016 wants to remind everyone that you can book rooms at the Crowne Plaza in Fredericton for the conference July 12-16, 2016! As a reminder, here's a hilarious video with the details:


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Let's Colour Marty Fundraising Challenge!

The AVLIC 2016 organizing committee has once again created a hilarious video to announce their latest fundraiser: Let's Colour Marty!

Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2014-659

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) released the Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2014-659 on December 18, 2014. This policy is the ruling on the structure and mandate of the Video Relay Service (VRS) Administrator in Canada, as a result of the April 2014 Telecom Regulatory Policy CRTC 2014-187


Request for Proposal - No. 10007: Translation of AVLIC Materials

Issue date: November 17, 2014

Click here to view the full RFP No. 10007 document and details.

Contract Term:

The Contract will commence on or around February 1, 2015, and will end January 31, 2016.

AVLIC Announces CES Taskforce Members

ASL video link to CES task force announcement:




ASL version of this announcement.


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