Table 4.12b
Facilities offering services in sign language for the hearing impaired and in languages other than English,
by facility operation and primary focus of facility: March 31, 2004
Percent
Facility operation and primary focus Number of facilities Percent1
Sign
language
Any language other than English Language services provided by Languages provided by staff counselor
Total Staff counselor On-call interpreter Both staff counselor and on-call interpreter Spanish American
Indian/Alaska Native language
Other
Total  13,454  28.9  47.3 100.0  43.1  38.8  18.1  26.5   1.0   6.6
Facility operation        
Private non-profit  8,053  32.1  50.0 100.0  42.3  41.3  16.4  27.3   0.6   6.3
Private for-profit  3,488  18.9  40.9 100.0  53.7  27.3  19.1  27.2   0.5   8.3
Local, county, or community govt.    956  43.1  56.9 100.0  24.6  45.8  29.6  29.3   0.6   6.6
State government    458  35.4  45.6 100.0  30.6  54.5  14.8  19.2   0.2   2.8
Federal government    327  13.8  26.0 100.0  34.1  43.5  22.4  10.4   4.9   2.8
Dept. of Veterans Affairs    185  13.0  23.2 100.0  39.5  44.2  16.3  12.4   2.2   2.2
Dept. of Defense    102  15.7  23.5 100.0  16.7  66.7  16.7   6.9      - -   3.9
Indian Health Service     34  11.8  41.2 100.0  50.0   7.1  42.9   2.9  35.3      - -
Other      6  16.7  66.7 100.0  25.0  25.0  50.0  50.0      - -  16.7
Tribal government    172  14.0  39.5 100.0  67.6  23.5   8.8   5.8  26.7   2.3
Primary focus of facility        
Substance abuse treatment services  8,340  25.2  46.4 100.0  49.1  34.0  16.9  28.5   0.9   5.9
Mental health services  1,104  34.7  41.6 100.0  24.2  58.4  17.4  15.8   0.1   4.8
Mix of mental health and substance
    abuse treatment services
 3,558  36.2  51.8 100.0  34.5  44.5  21.0  25.3   1.4   8.4
General health care    219  29.2  44.3 100.0  34.0  45.4  20.6  18.7   3.7   8.2
Other/unknown    233  20.2  38.6 100.0  65.6  22.2  12.2  29.2   0.4   8.2
1 Percents sum to more than 100 percent because a facility could offer services in more than one language.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE:  Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS), 2004.