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

January 29, 2015 - 9:00 AM to 1:00PM
VCAB Help Fair
Largo: 727‑399‑9983
January 29, 2015 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Passport to Good Health at the Volen Center
Boca Raton: 561‑366‑7219
January 29, 2015 - 9:30 to 12:30
Fit Over Fifty Health & Wellness Expo
Seminole: 727‑399‑9983
January 30, 2015 - 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Hear USA
West Palm Beach: 954‑601‑1930
January 30, 2015 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Encore Academy Winter 2015 Senior Expo
New Port Richey: 727‑853‑1010
January 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
2015 Senior Expo
Indialantic: 321‑632‑9114
January 30, 2015 - 8:30 am to 11 am
Community Health Fair
Sebring: 863‑686‑3189

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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 (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 24 Regional Distribution Centers located throughout the state. Use our Find A Location option to locate the nearest RDC in your area.