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

May 30, 2017 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Spring Hill Enrichment Center
Spring Hill: 727‑853‑1010
May 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Brooksville Enrichment Center
Brooksville: 727‑853‑1010
May 30, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Burlington Tower
St. Petersburg: 727‑399‑9983
May 30, 2017 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Warfield Park Community Center
Ft. Lauderdale: 954‑601‑1930
May 31, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Zephyrhills at the American House
Zephyrhills: 727‑853‑1010
May 31, 2017 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Senior Nannie Home Care Services
Delray Beach: 561‑366‑7219
May 31, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Silvertree Senior Apartments
Tampa: 727‑399‑9983

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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.