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

Nevada Equipment Distribution Program

The state of Nevada Equipment Distribution Program (EDP) provides a variety of specialized telecommunications equipment free of charge to qualifying Nevada residents who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind, or have difficulty speaking.

Please contact University of Nevada, Reno’s (UNR) equipment distribution program at 833-427-1672 or

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. Learn More


People who use the Captioned Telephone have a lot to say about the experience.

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