Phones for deaf or hard of hearing disabilities

If you are deaf or hard of hearing, you can choose one of these MassEDP telephones.

Serene Innovations RF 105 Signaler

Serene RF 105 Singnaler

  • Ringer has an audible and visual alert for incoming phone calls
  • Includes adjustable super loud volume up to 95dB
  • Has selectable ringing patterns and tones
  • Bright visual ringer
  • Bed shaker (sold separately) to alert you when you sleep

Silent Call Communications Omni Page Kit

Silent Call Communications Omnipage

  • Basic telephone alerting system
  • Receiver clips onto a belt or pocket
  • Vibrates when the phone rings
  • Tactile call alerts
  • Works in a 100 foot range

Ultratec Crystal Tone Ringer

Ultratec Crystal Tone Ringer

  • Audible call alert
  • Super loud ring volume up to 95dB
  • Adjustable volume and tone settings
  • Adjustable and distinctive ring patterns
  • Built-in visual ring signaler

Ultratec Superprint 4425 with ASCII

Ultratec 4425

  • Text-based telephone if you need to type your conversations
  • Includes a built-in 24-character printer
  • 3 print sizes
  • Includes TTY announcer
  • Records the date and time at the beginning of each call
  • Has automated ID
  • The E-Turbo system lets you easily call directly through your relay service
  • Has Relay Voice Announcer which you can program
  • Built-in ring flasher
  • Records call progress
  • Allows you to record a programmable message
  • Allows for auto-busy redial, wait for response, and 3-way calling features
  • Can retrieve messages remotely
  • Includes "Go Ahead" (GA) and "Stop Keying" (SK) keys
  • Includes easy-touch greeting memo
  • Allows for keyboard dialing, follow-on dialing, and call transfer
  • Remembers numbers for dialing and redialing
  • Uses Turbo Code, ASCII Code, and Baudot Code
  • Includes sticky key feature for single-handed typing

You may need MassRelay service to complete your calls with this phone.

Ultratec Uniphone 1140

Ultratec Uniphone 1140

  • Combines a telephone, TTY, and an amplifier all in one
  • Volume control up to 20 dB
  • Keyboard and follow-on dialing
  • Perfect for voice and hearing carryover 
  • Turbo Code and Auto ID
  • 2-line LCD display with backlight
  • Built-in ring flasher
  • 8 kilobyte memory
  • Auto-Answering machine with programmable message
  • Printer port

Ultratec Simplicity System

  • Visual call alert system
  • Can flash a plugged-in lamp to alert you of incoming calls
  • Includes interchangeable transmitters and receivers
  • Flash patterns follow ring pattern
  • Available as wall mount or desktop
  • Plugs directly into telephone line
  • Wall mount models include add-on strobe

UA50 Handset/Headset Amplifier

UA Handset/Headset Ampflier

  • Compatible with virtually any modular connected phone system
  • Makes conversations louder and clearer
  • Includes mic, headset, and handset
  • Amplifies up to 30 dB (and up to 45 dB with Boost setting)
  • Amplifies sound for both handset and headset
  • Includes tone control settings

Serene Innovations HD-60

Serene HD 60

  • Amplifies incoming sound over 55+ dB
  • Makes calls clear and easy to understand
  • No distortion or echo
  • Offers warnings to alert you that the handset is not reset correctly, and incoming calls are being blocked
  • The Digital Tone Setting lets you to boost and enhance speech frequencies, to make sounds clearer
  • Includes a large and brightly backlit keypad
  • 12 one-touch programmable memory buttons.
  • 2 front and side visual ring flashers
  • Super loud ringer (95+ dB)  with adjustable ringing volume and tone controls
  • The handset is hearing aid compatible
  • Includes 3.5mm jack for neck loop, T-coil or other accessories.

Fanstel T56

The Fanstel T-56

  • Amplifies sound up to 56 dB
  • Volume levels are adjustable so that you can comfortably and clearly hear a caller's voice

Clarity XLC3.4

  • Amplifies sound up to 50 dB
  • Amplifies outgoing speech up to 15 dB
  • Belt clip and loud and clear speakerphone for hands-free calling
  • Cordless and interference-free
  • Extra loud ringer (95dB) with adjustable tones
  • Hearing aid compatible and TIA-1083 compliant
  • Super bright visual ringer with voicemail indicator
  • Direct connection to assistive listening devices or headset (2.5mm or 3.5mm)
  • High contrast and large font Caller ID screen
  • Talking Caller ID
  • 4 tone settings
  • Can be extended to up to 4 extra handsets (XLC3.1)

Clarity (Ameriphone) Voice Carryover

Clarity Voice Carryover

  • Amplified, hearing aid compatible phone
  • Allows you to make Voice Carry Over (VCO) calls through MassRelay
  • Speak into the handset and read replies on the built-in screen
  • No typing required
  • Includes built-in text answering machine
  • Speed dial button for fast Relay Service access
  • Preset message initiates VCO calls
  • Amplifies incoming voices up to 30dB
  • Includes 3 adjustable ringer volumes up to 95dB
  • Includes adjustable tone control
  • Includes back-lit, big buttons for easy dialing
  • Gray numbers on black buttons

Clarity D613

D613 Phone

  • Uses technology for loud and clear conversations
  • Amplifies incoming sounds up to 30 dB
  • Large and high contrast buttons for easy dialing
  • Large Caller ID display with large numbers
  • Includes a loud and clear handset speakerphone, with intercom between handsets
  • Phone book holds up to 30 names and numbers and has 9 memory buttons
  • Stores the last 5 numbers used for easy redial
  • Interference-free
  • Caller ID for call waiting
  • Expands to up to 5 handsets
  • Includes digital answering machine
  • Includes call screening, call transfer, and mute call functions
  • Compatible with hearing aids and T-Coil with TIA-1083 compliance

CapTel

CapTel

  • Shows captions of everything the other party says during a phone call
  • You can listen to the caller and read written captions in the CapTel display window
  • Captions are provided by a free service that connects to the call
  • When you make a call, you are automatically connected to the captioning service to provide captions
  • If someone calls you, they must dial the captioning service first, then enter your phone number for your phone to get captions
  • Captions include adjustable font sizes and colors
  • Includes a phone book to store frequently called numbers
  • Easy access to voice mail and answering machine
  • Works just like a standard phone if you don't need captions
  • Requires an analog telephone line

Geemarc AmpliVOICE50

Geemarc AmpliVOICE 50

  • Easily set up to meet the user's specific needs
  • Includes many talkback features
  • The talkback feature will repeat the buttons you push
  • Includes talking caller ID which will speak the name and number of incoming calls
  • Phone book can store up to 30 numbers
  • You can audibly record names so they will be announced with incoming calls
  • Includes visual display for Caller ID
  • Menu options are large and backlit

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