M.A.V.L.I. is a non-profit organization responsible for promoting the standardization and high quality of professional services provided by sign language interpreters. M.A.V.L.I. advocates for a high standard of education in professional interpreter training programs and promotes professional development, knowledge and skills of visual language interpreters.

Mission Statement:

To promote the Visual Language Interpreting profession through ongoing advocacy and education.

Visual Language Interpreters:

Visual Language Interpreters provide interpreting services between Deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing people. Working languages include English and American Sign Language (A.S.L.). The profession is guided by a Code of Ethics. See Code of Ethics.


PO Box 68056 RPO Osborne Village

Winnipeg MB R3L 2V9