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 7, 2020 - 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Advanced Hearing Solutions BY APPOINTMENT
Englewood: 941‑743‑8347
July 7, 2020 - 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Nuevo Comienzo - New Beginnings Church
Lakeland: 863‑686‑3189
July 9, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
NuHope Eldercare Services BY APPOINTMENT
Sebring: 941‑743‑8347
July 9, 2020 - 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dedicated Senior Medical Center - North
Lakeland: 863‑686‑3189
July 13, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Century Village in Pembroke Pines
Pembroke Pines: 954‑722‑6400
July 14, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sarasota Hearing Center
Sarasota: 941‑743‑8347
July 14, 2020 - 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Nuevo Comienzo - New Beginnings Church
Lakeland: 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 850-270-2641 (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.