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 30, 2014 - 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Harbor Chase FTRI Phone Distribution Event
Venice: 941‑366‑0260
July 30, 2014 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Zephyrhills Cares
Zephyrhills: 727‑853‑1010
July 30, 2014 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hear USA in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg: 727‑399‑9983
July 30, 2014 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Connect Hearing Equipment Distribution
Clermont: 352‑323‑0757
July 30, 2014 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Avante at Jacksonville Beach
Jacksonville Beach: 904‑399‑8484
July 30, 2014 - 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Alachua County Health Department
Gainesville: 352‑378‑7474
July 30, 2014 - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Naples VA Clinic
Naples: 239‑461‑0334

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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.