Specialized Devices for People with Difficulty Speaking

For more information about Speech Generating Devices, please visit http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/sgd/

XLC2 Cordless Telephone

XLC2 Cordless Telephone
  • Outgoing speech is amplified up to 15 decibels
  • Large, high-contrast buttons
  • Talking keypad and caller ID if you subscribe to caller ID through your telephone company
  • Speakerphone
  • Amplifies incoming sounds up to 50 decibels

C4220+ Cordless Telephone

C4220+ Cordless Telephone
  • Outgoing speech is amplified to 15 decibels
  • Concave earpiece creates an acoustic chamber to provide clearer sound
  • Amplifies incoming sounds up to 50 decibels
  • Talking keypad and caller ID if you subscribe to caller ID through your telephone company
  • Hearing aid compatible
  • Speakerphone

Alto Speakerphone

Clarity XL40D Phone
  • Amplifies outgoing sounds up to 15 decibels
  • Headset Port for hands-free operation
  • Speakerphone for hands-free operation

Ampli 500+ Telephone

Ampli 500+ Telephone
  • Quarter-sized buttons
  • Nine programmable one touch memory-dial buttons
  • Speakerphone for hands-free operation
  • Talking keypad lets you know if you dial the wrong number
  • Incoming and outgoing amplification
  • Talking Caller ID announces number of caller if you subscribe to Caller ID through your telephone company

TTY 4425

TTY 4425
  • Provides an option for typed communication if user is unable to speak
  • Features a built-in printer
  • Includes a text answering machine
  • Comes with Turbo Code™ (increased transmission speed) for high-speed text messaging
  • Has a ring-flasher alert

Simple TTY

MiniPrint 225 TTY
  • Provides an option for typed communication if user is unable to speak
  • Couples acoustically to the telephone handset only
  • Features a built-in, 24-character printer
  • Takes calls and prints messages when you are unavailable
  • Offers choice of two print sizes

Speakerphone KX-TS108W

Speakerphone KX-TS108W
  • Features a hands-free speakerphone with an integrated microphone at the base
  • Comes with a ten-station one-touch dialing system

Fax Machine

Brother Intellifax 775
  • Available for consumers who need to write text (due to speech difficulties) but do not use the Roman alphabet

Hearing Carry Over TTY/Telephone

Ultratec Uniphone
  • For hearing carry over use: TTY and telephone in one unit
  • Connects directly to the telephone line
  • Can use HCO with compatible headset
  • Holds up to 45 minutes of stored battery power for use during power outages (with nine-volt battery)
  • Stores ten telephone numbers for "Fast-Dial"
  • Rings and flashes for incoming calls


Accessories

Amplified Handset WS-2749

Amplified Handset WS-2749
  • Works with most desk telephones
  • Boosts outgoing volume

Anti-Stuttering Device

Anti Stuttering Device
  • Provides delayed auditory feedback (DAF) and frequency shifted auditory feedback (FAF)
  • Offers a plug-in telephone interface with a
    2.5 millimeter headset jack
  • Comes with nine-volt battery or AC adapter
  • Includes binaural (two ear) headset, AC adapter, telephone cable, and a 4.5 inch x 2.5 inch x 0.9 inch belt clip
  • Training with a speech therapist or a speech-language pathologist is strongly recommended

TruTone Artifical Dual Use Larynx

TruTone Artifical Dual Use Larynx
  • Provides a lightweight (4.4 ounces), compact (4.25 inches), handheld device that can be used either intra-orally (inside the mouth) or externally (held against the neck)
  • Training with a speech therapist or a speech-language pathologist is strongly recommended
  • Features tone and volume controls
  • Comes with a battery charger and rechargeable nine-volt batteries
  • Includes a pressure sensitive button with intonation control

Artificial Intra-Oral Larynx

Artificial Intra-Oral Larynx
  • Uses a lightweight intra-oral flexible tube for a person who has recently had a laryngectomy
  • Training with a speech therapist or a speech-language pathologist is strongly recommended
  • Has tone and volume control
  • Requires a nine-volt battery
  • Includes a 40 inch cord and ten mouth tubes