CapTel® Captioned Telephones
CAPTIONED TELEPHONES can come in pretty handy when caring for an aging parent who is unable to hear.
Captioned telephones are a big help when a loved one is hard of hearing. See captions of your telephone conversations with CapTel Captioned Telephone. CapTel shows word-for-word captions of everything a caller says, letting you enjoy phone calls with confidence. All CapTel phones feature a large display screen, adjustable font sizes / colors, and a built-in answering machine that displays captions of your messages. The captioning service is free with no monthly fees or contract required. There are several models available, allowing you to choose the phone that fits your lifestyle. Be sure to read the descriptions below each phone image.
CapTel 840i Captioned Telephones
Designed for people living with hearing loss and who are comfortable with a traditional-style telephone, the CapTel 840i shows word-for-word captions on a large easy-to-read display screen. CapTel 840i connects to your telephone service and high-speed Internet.
The CapTel 2400i is ideal for people who prefer touch-screen technology. The large colorful display, dial-by-picture capability and a built-in answering machine, make it easy to enjoy talking on the phone again. CapTel 2400i connects to your telephone service and high-speed Internet.
CapTel 880i Captioned Telephone
The CapTel 880i is ideal for people with low vision, who have difficulty viewing standard-sized captions. Captions of everything your caller says are displayed in extra large font sizes, with various color and display options for easy reading. CapTel 880i caption telephone connects to your telephone service and high-speed Internet. This gives your mother or father their life back. People with hearing loss can now communicate with family and friends and have the ability to read what the caller says when they have trouble hearing.
All Internet based phone models require:
- Telephone Service (can be analog, VOIP, digital cable or DSL with filter)
- High-Speed Internet (depending on your Internet set up, a router may also be required to connect more than one device to your internet service)
- Standard electrical power
For more information about CapTel caption telephones, visit www.CapTel.com
Donna knows firsthand how hearing loss can effect your life. She is the primary caregiver to her soon to be 99 year old mother and deals with hearing loss everyday when communicating with her mom. She got a captioned telephone for her own mother. Donna wants to pass on this information about captioned telephones to others who may be dealing with this frustration and give you and your loved ones more options.
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