Interpreting Services for the Deaf

CNN, o. p. s. (Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing for Prague and Central Bohemian Region)

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Last updated: 6/28/2024


CNN ensures barrier-free communication for people with hearing impairments, facilitating full understanding and preventing social exclusion.

The interpreting service effectively mediates information (interpretation/translation) from various forms of visual communication (Czech Sign Language, Signed Czech, lip-reading) to spoken language and vice versa.

Appointments can be made through the so-called connector service by phone (SMS/WhatsApp): +420 773 699 262.


  • Ukrainian
  • Czech
  • Ukrainian sign language
  • Czech sign language

Opening hours:

  • Monday: based on appointment
  • Tuesday: 11:00 – 15:30
  • Wednesday: based on appointment
  • Thursday: based on appointment
  • Friday: based on appointment
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

Accessibility and Additional Information:

  • The service is intended for clients with hearing impairments, aged 7 and older, residing in Prague and the Central Bohemian Region.
  • Prior appointment is required (except for Tuesday).
  • Closed on public holidays.
  • Free of charge.
  • The building is wheelchair-friendly.
  • The building has an elevator.
  • This location has female staff.
  • Shared and/or not barrier-free toilet for men and women.



Karlínské náměstí 59/12, 186 00 Praha 8 - Karlín