Phone Calls & Auditory/Speech Disabilities

Technology Breaks Communication Barriers 

Created by IEHP
2006 

Learn about FREE options for effective telephone communication with individuals who have auditory and/or speech disabilities:

  • National Telecommunication Relay Service (TRS) – two-way translation between individuals using a TTY and a standard telephone
  • Speech-to-Speech (STS) Relay Service – assistance for individuals with speech disabilities by repeating their message verbatim   

Fact Sheet - PDF 

Fact Sheet - TXT