The Telecommunications Device for the Deaf and speech- impaired number is 1-800-877-8339.
What does TTY/TDD stand for?
TTY/TDD stands for Telecommunications Device for the Deaf
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Teletype Message
- Teletypewriter Technology
- Terminal Type (Unix terminal interface)
- Teufs-Teufs Yvoisiens (French car club)
- Text Telephone (use of telephones for the hearing impaired)
- Thanks to You
- Teletype Multiplexer
- Talk to You After
- Trinidad and Tobago Yachting Association
- Talk to You All Later
- Talk To You Again Soon
- Talk To You As Soon As Possible
- Tegernsee Touring Yacht Club (Germany)
- TeleTypewriter Controller
- Tri-Town Youth Commission (Edmeston, NY)
- Trinidad and Tobago Yacht Club
- The Thousand Year Door (game series for the GameCube)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The court held that requiring the deaf inmate, who had to use a special telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) in a separate office, was not a significant hardship in violation of the Eighth Amendment.
It is important to note that although deaf people can use telephones which are equipped with a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD), only one graduate said his company provides a TDD for deaf employees.
today announced it has implemented Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) support functions for its hearing- and speech-impaired customers.
With Nortel's Meridian Text Telephony System, people using a teletypewriter (TTY) or Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) can communicate with a user of a personal computer (PC) by accessing a corporate local area network (LAN) or Intranet.
Telecommunications Relay Service providers relay conversations between traditional telephone users and persons who use a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, also known as a Teletypewriter or TTY.
To assist hearing-impaired customers, all 10 telephone handsets have amplifiers, and the center also has a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD).
Able to receive messages from a traditional TDD, or Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, the Silent Advisor alerts the user of incoming messages with a strong vibration, displays the time messages are received, chronologically numbers messages, and retains them in memory even when the pager is turned off.