Amplified Telephones

Self Reliance, through Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. offers a variety of amplified telephones to meet the need of persons with a mild, moderate, or severe hearing loss. These amplified telephones are available at Self-Reliance.   FTRI is a statewide non-profit 501(c)3 organization that administers the Specialized Telecommunications Equipment Distribution Program for citizens of Florida who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf/Blind and Speech Disabled. FTRI is also responsible for the education and promotion of the Florida Relay Service.  To qualify for a FREE special phone, you must be a permanent Florida resident, at least 3 years old and certified as having a hearing loss or speech impairment.  Call us for applications or Appointments at 813-375-3965