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

Get Application En Español

Or call FTRI at

Upcoming Events

April 27, 2015 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Haines City Library
Haines City: 863‑686‑3189
April 27, 2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Oak Hammock @UF
Gainesville: 352‑378‑7474
April 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
First United Methodist Church Senior Center
Miami: 786‑406‑7426
April 27, 2015 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Ormond Beach Library
Ormond Beach: 386‑944‑7806
April 27, 2015 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Hollywood Cultural Arts Center
Hollywood: 954‑722‑6400
April 27, 2015 - 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
The Shepherd's Center - Main location
Orange Park: 904‑399‑8484
April 27, 2015 - 9:30am to 11:30am
Aging Well Center
Clearwater: 727‑399‑9983

More events...

What's New

What's new image


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 (VP).



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.