Free Phone Service!
Have you been having trouble connecting with your family during this crisis? Is hearing them over the phone nearly impossible? During these difficult times staying connected is more important than ever. If you or a loved one are living in a nursing home and have difficulty talking on the phone, there is a solution. ClearCaptions an Approved Vendor of the OurSeniors.net family, that can provide you or your loved one FREE caption services. ClearCaptions provides a real-time phone Teletext service, completely free to individuals who suffer from hearing loss! You may be wondering how this service is paid for, well it is fully funded by Title IV of the Americans with Disabilities Act through a fund administered by the Federal Communications Commission. To qualify for the free service, a healthcare professional such as an audiologist must provide a certification of hearing loss and the need for the captioning service. This program is offered to individuals in nursing homes as well so take advantage of this service. ClearCaptions is a great solution to a huge communication challenge faced by many seniors.
Long gone are the days when we wished that phone conversations had subtitles, modern technology has now made that dream a reality.
You can contact ClearCaptions by phone at 386-210-9844 or click here to learn more.
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