Language Services 

Human language is the most complex behavior on the planet. Language involves both the ability to comprehend spoken and written words and to create communication in real time when we speak or write. Here at MCRC, we love helping people overcome communication barriers, meet goals, build trust and grow as individuals. We are inspired by all the ways people benefit from language services. As such, MCRC is a full-service language provider specializing in interpretation and translation services. The program was established in 1975 to improve access to services for Limited English Proficiency (LEP) individuals.  

MCRC’s Language Services Program provides professional interpretative services from fully trained staff to clients of multiple languages in a variety of settings for emergency and scheduled appointments. Every employee has received special training in language interpretation and strives to provide the best quality of service available in Erie. 

Services include, but are not limited to: 

  • Verbal interpretation in:  
  •  Legal situations 
  • Court proceedings 
  • Medical appointments 
  • School setting for parents 
  • Social settings  
  • On-Site instances 
  • Telephonic communication  
  • Remote situations 

Written Translation of: 

  • Business forms 
  • Letters 
  • Manuals 
  • Employee Communications for Employers 
  • Other documents  

Services are offered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with emergency on-call services available. Languages include, but are not limited to: Spanish, Bosnian, Russian, Ukrainian, Arabic, Vietnamese, Nepali, Swahili, Somali, Burmese, Pashto & Dari.  

Services are provided on a fee-for-service basis. 

Program Contact:  

Maria Tolley 



554 East 10th Street Erie, PA 16503


554 East 10th Street Erie, PA 16503 | Phone: 814.455.0212 | Email:

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