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

March 29, 2017 - 10:00 AM thru 2:00 PM
Indian River Mall Senior Expo
Vero Beach: 772‑334‑2233
March 29, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Zephyrhills at the American House
Zephyrhills: 727‑853‑1010
March 29, 2017 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bradford County Senior Center
Starke: 352‑378‑7474
March 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Congregate Meals for Seniors in Chumuckla
Chumuckla: 850‑595‑5566
March 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Resource Fair at AHEPA 489 Apartments
New Port Richey: 727‑853‑1010
March 30, 2017 - 11AM-1PM
Hammond Senior Center
Jacksonville: 904‑399‑8484
March 30, 2017 - 8:15AM-2:30PM
Clay County Cooperative Annual Meeting
Keystone Heights: 352‑378‑7474

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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 850-270-2641 (Video Phone). For Sprint wireless services, please visit



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.