Interpreter and Translation Services

The Trust is committed to ensuring equality for people who don't speak English as their first language, or who may prefer information in other formats. The staff involved in your care can arrange for an interpreter in any language, including British Sign Language.

Document Translation

If you require written communication, including any of our publications, to be translated into another language or format, such as Braille, large print or audio, contact:

The Communications Department 
Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Voreda, Portland Place, 
Penrith,Cumbria
CA11 7QQ

Telephone: 01228 603890
Email: communications.helpdesk@cumbria.nhs.uk

Access to Interpreters

It is the responsibility of each service to identify when an interpreter would benefit the service user, for information on accessing the interpreter service.

If you have any complaints, comments or issues with the access to interpreters services please contact the Patient Experience Team on 01228 602126.