Department of Neighborhoods

Press Release

Department of Neighborhoods Announces ASL Tax Prep Help for People with Hearing Disabilities

February 5, 2016 -- The City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods and the Neighborhood Centers Inc. Free Tax Preparation Program announce the availability of American Sign Language interpreting services for people with hearing disabilities that need help with the preparation of tax returns. Nightingale Interpreting Services, Inc. will provide the ASL services free of charge by advance appointment only. The appointments will be scheduled for Fridays and Saturdays, February 5 to March 19, 2016, on a first call, first served basis.  Appointments must be made at least 48 hours in advance of the requested date. Space is limited. To register, email ccave@neighborhoods-centers.org or call the Department of Neighborhoods Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities at 832-394-0670. For more information, visit www.freetaxcenters.org.