Table 6.13b
Facilities offering services in sign language for the hearing impaired and in languages other than English,
by State or jurisdiction: March 31, 2005
Percent
State or jurisdiction1 Number of
facilities
Percent2
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  13,371  29.3  47.2 100.0  42.9  37.6  19.4  27.0   0.9   6.5
Alabama    133  38.3  30.8 100.0   7.3  82.9   9.8   5.3      - -   1.5
Alaska     79  25.3  36.7 100.0  13.8  48.3  37.9   2.5  15.2   1.3
Arizona    212  33.0  64.6 100.0  42.3  21.2  36.5  42.5  16.0   5.7
Arkansas     49  51.0  59.2 100.0   3.4  82.8  13.8  10.2   2.0      - -
California  1,739  19.9  57.2 100.0  67.4   9.1  23.5  49.5   0.6  11.2
Colorado    430  15.6  35.8 100.0  72.1  15.6  12.3  28.8   0.7   4.0
Connecticut    216  17.6  52.3 100.0  71.7  14.2  14.2  43.5      - -  13.0
Delaware     44  29.5  43.2 100.0  42.1  42.1  15.8  20.5      - -   6.8
District of Columbia     49  32.7  51.0 100.0  40.0  40.0  20.0  30.6      - -   8.2
Fed. of Micronesia      1      - - 100.0 100.0 100.0      - -      - -      - -      - - 100.0
Florida    563  29.5  53.8 100.0  59.4  21.8  18.8  41.6      - -   6.7
Georgia    282  30.5  41.5 100.0  19.7  70.9   9.4  11.0      - -   2.1
Guam      1      - - 100.0 100.0 100.0      - -      - -      - -      - - 100.0
Hawaii     94  29.8  37.2 100.0  20.0  34.3  45.7   4.3      - -  22.3
Idaho     73  21.9  38.4 100.0  46.4  28.6  25.0  24.7      - -   2.7
Illinois    580  26.0  45.3 100.0  48.3  35.4  16.3  26.2      - -  10.9
Indiana    335  30.4  34.6 100.0  32.8  55.2  12.1  14.0      - -   3.6
Iowa    128  34.4  46.1 100.0   5.1  79.7  15.3   9.4      - -      - -
Kansas    225  20.0  30.7 100.0  29.0  63.8   7.2  10.2   0.9   1.8
Kentucky    314  52.5  54.5 100.0   4.7  86.5   8.8   6.7      - -   0.6
Louisiana    154  29.9  23.4 100.0  38.9  52.8   8.3   7.8      - -   5.8
Maine    202  46.5  39.1 100.0  13.9  84.8   1.3   0.5   1.5   4.0
Maryland    356  21.9  27.8 100.0  31.3  54.5  14.1  11.8      - -   3.4
Massachusetts    309  36.6  62.1 100.0  47.9  28.1  24.0  38.8      - -  22.0
Michigan    546  37.9  45.8 100.0  22.8  61.6  15.6  12.6   0.7   9.9
Minnesota    253  19.4  22.1 100.0  21.4  69.6   8.9   4.3      - -   2.4
Mississippi    111  25.2  22.5 100.0   8.0  80.0  12.0   4.5   0.9      - -
Missouri    221  55.7  57.0 100.0   3.2  90.5   6.3   5.4      - -      - -
Montana     46  45.7  32.6 100.0  26.7  73.3      - -      - -   6.5   2.2
Nebraska    111  29.7  36.0 100.0  12.5  65.0  22.5  11.7   0.9      - -
Nevada     86  14.0  54.7 100.0  63.8  12.8  23.4  46.5   1.2   2.3
New Hampshire     56  10.7  16.1 100.0  11.1  77.8  11.1   3.6      - -      - -
New Jersey    358  14.5  40.8 100.0  61.0  17.8  21.2  30.4      - -   8.4
New Mexico    116  18.1  69.8 100.0  67.9  11.1  21.0  49.1  19.0   2.6
New York  1,044  16.3  50.4 100.0  65.0   9.3  25.7  43.6   0.4  12.5
North Carolina    343  29.4  46.1 100.0  30.4  52.5  17.1  21.0      - -   2.3
North Dakota     51  13.7   9.8 100.0      - - 100.0      - -      - -      - -      - -
Ohio    430  59.8  60.0 100.0  12.4  74.8  12.8  13.7      - -   2.8
Oklahoma    152  42.1  40.1 100.0  11.5  59.0  29.5  15.1   3.9   5.3
Oregon    223  48.0  59.2 100.0  37.1  38.6  24.2  34.1   0.9   4.0
Palau      1      - - 100.0 100.0      - -      - - 100.0      - -      - - 100.0
Pennsylvania    443  24.6  32.5 100.0  45.1  34.0  20.8  19.4      - -   4.3
Puerto Rico    156   7.7  93.6 100.0  82.2   2.1  15.8  90.4      - -   1.9
Rhode Island     58  20.7  56.9 100.0  54.5  21.2  24.2  41.4      - -  13.8
South Carolina     98  48.0  59.2 100.0  13.8  63.8  22.4  21.4      - -   1.0
South Dakota     52  30.8  26.9 100.0  14.3  85.7      - -      - -   3.8      - -
Tennessee    186  61.8  59.1 100.0   9.1  66.4  24.5  19.9      - -   1.6
Texas    518  26.4  52.9 100.0  50.7  25.2  24.1  39.2      - -   1.5
Utah    120  24.2  50.0 100.0  41.7  18.3  40.0  37.5   2.5   9.2
Vermont     37  51.4  29.7 100.0  18.2  81.8      - -   2.7      - -   2.7
Virgin Islands      2      - -  50.0 100.0      - -      - - 100.0  50.0      - -      - -
Virginia    192  35.4  36.5 100.0  15.7  58.6  25.7  14.1      - -   2.6
Washington    357  37.8  45.9 100.0  18.9  58.5  22.6  15.7   0.6   5.0
West Virginia     84  29.8  21.4 100.0  22.2  77.8      - -   3.6      - -      - -
Wisconsin    298  43.6  44.6 100.0  12.8  74.4  12.8   9.7   0.3   4.0
Wyoming     54  37.0  46.3 100.0  16.0  64.0  20.0  13.0   1.9   3.7
1 Facilities operated by Federal agencies are included in the States in which the facilities are located.
2 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), 2005.

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