There are 3 options to get a CapTel phone:

Option 1

Purchase a CapTel Phone

CapTel phones are available to purchase directly for $75 through WCI.

Option 2

Alabama Telecommunications Access Program

Alabama residents may be eligible to receive a CapTel telephone through the Alabama Telecommunications Access Program (ATAP). To find out more about ATAP, or to receive an application for free equipment, please contact:

Robbie Stewart, Regional Director for Tuscaloosa Regional Center
Carla Thomas, ATAP State Clerk Coordinator
2412 Skyland Boulevard, East Tuscaloosa AL 35405
205-345-2883 V/TTY

For more information about CapTel service:

Teresa Burns
Customer Relations Manager
460 Briarwood Dr., Suite 400
Jackson, MS 39206
601-936-5012 (Voice)
601-206-0206 (Videophone)
601-709-4624 (TTY)

Option 3

Third Party Certification of Hearing Loss

People who cannot hear over the phone may be eligible to receive an Internet-based CapTel phone at no cost with a signed certification of hearing loss from their audiologist or doctor.

T-Mobile from CapTel
Captioning Service Provider

See a CapTel Call
See how CapTel helps clarify everyday calls.

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WebCapTel from T-Mobile
You can also get CapTel captions over the Internet during conversations on your cellphone.

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