OEI provides Outreach, Education, & Installations of CapTel Captioned Telephones. Our team is dedicated to helping people with hearing loss stay connected. We are committed to ensure equity for people who experience hearing loss and have ease of access to communication. We provide resources and offer support to our local community including people with hearing loss, their families, friends, colleagues and their care providers.
Short for Captioned Telephone, CapTel is a telephone designed for people with hearing loss. It works like other amplified telephones, with an important addition: Every word your caller says is displayed on the CapTel screen to read. Similar to closed captioning for TV. Request a no-cost CapTel, captioned telephone at https://bit.ly/CapTelRequest. For more information about our phone models go to https://bit.ly/CapTelPhoneModels.