Third Party Certificate
Per recent FCC regulations, individuals with hearing loss may receive an Internet-based CapTel phone free of charge if they complete and submit a Third Party Certification of Eligibility.The Third-Party Certification must be signed by a hearing health professional who confirms that the person applying has a hearing loss and would benefit from IP-based Captioned Telephone Service in order to communicate effectively over the phone.
NOTE: Third Party Certification applies to CapTel 840i only.
Download and print the
Third Party Certification Form
Have the form signed and dated by a hearing professional such as an audiologist or specialized doctor
Send the completed certification form to:
Purchase a CapTel phone
New Hampshire residents who do not qualify for a CapTel phone through the Equipment Distribution Service may purchase the CapTel phone at the reduced cost of $75.00.
Request an application to get a free CapTel phone
CapTel telephone is available from the NH Telecommunications Equipment Assistance Program (NH-TEAP).
The state of New Hampshire provides telephone equipment for little or no cost to New Hampshire residents who have a permanent disability.
Go to the NH-TEAP website to get an application or for more information.
Below are three options of getting a new CapTel phone:
HOW TO GET A CAPTEL PHONE
24-HOUR-A-DAY CAPTEL CUSTOMER SUPPORT AVAILABLE
New Hampshire Telecommunications Equipment Assistance Program