Disability Services
Telecommunications Access Program (TAP)
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This program helps you get free equipment to communicate over the phone if you are deaf, hard of hearing, have trouble speaking or are deaf-blind. If you qualify, you can get a phone that:

  • Is hands-free
  • Has a loud ringer
  • Shows your conversation on a screen you can read

How do I apply?

To apply, request an application form on the program's website.

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