To qualify for a FREE special phone, you must be:

  1. A permanent Florida resident
  2. At least 3 years old
  3. Certified as having a hearing loss or speech impairment

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Upcoming Events

July 31, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Hear USA Village
West Palm Beach: 954‑601‑1930
July 31, 2015 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
MCCI Okeechobee
West Palm Beach: 954‑601‑1930
July 31, 2015 - 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
ADA Celebration 2015
Gainesville: 352‑378‑7474
July 31, 2015 - 9:00AM-1:30PM
De Hostos Senior Center
Miami: 786‑406‑7426
August 1, 2015 - Sat: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM; Sun: 7:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Florida Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting 2015
Orlando: 800‑222‑3448
August 3, 2015 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Bruton Memorial Library
Plant City: 863‑686‑3189
August 3, 2015 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Simply Hearing
Hollywood: 954‑722‑6400

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What's New

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FTRI now has a new Customer Care toll-free telephone number for clients to call if they are experiencing trouble with their amplified phone. The new number to call is 888-554-1151 or you may email Customer Care at You may also contact FTRI at 888-447-5620 (TTY) or 850-270-6016 (Video Phone).



FTRI offers a variety of amplified telephones to meet the need of persons with a mild, moderate, or severe hearing loss. To learn more about the different types of amplified telephone please click on the telephone icon. These amplified telephones are available at all of the 29 Regional Distribution Centers located throughout the state. Use our Find A Location option to locate the nearest RDC in your area.