Get Your CapTel Phone Today!

You have three options to select from to get a CapTel phone:



Apply for a free CapTel Phone through Colorado Equipment Distribution Program

Colorado residents may be eligible to receive a CapTel phone at no charge. The Colorado Telecommunications Equipment Distribuition Program (TEDP) provides free telecommunications equipment and accessories to qualified Colorado residents who are deaf, hard-of-hearing and deaf-blind

To apply a free CapTel phone, go to Colorado Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing website at and click the Home Phone Application link to download.

To contact a TEDP representative for consulting, call 855-767-6128 (toll free).



To get a free CapTel phone with a certification

Colorado residents with hearing loss may receive an Internet-based CapTel phone (CapTel 840i / CapTel 800i / CapTel 2400i) at no cost if they complete and submit a Third Party Certification. The certification must be signed by a hearing health professional, such as a doctor or audiologist, who confirms that the person has a hearing loss.

NOTE: Third Party Certification cannot be used for CapTel models that do not have an Internet connection (CapTel 840 / CapTel 800 / CapTel 200)


  1. Download (click here) and print the Third Party Certification form. 

  2. Have the form signed & dated by a hearing professional.

  3. Fax the completed certification form to 608-238-3008 
    Send email with attachment to



To purchase a CapTel phone for only $75

Click on the link to purchase: 




CapTel shows live captions of everything your caller says during a phone call. You can listen to the caller, while also reading the captions and using your own voice. So you never miss a word!