The DDTP Administrative Office, CTAP Service Centers, and Contact Center will be closed Wednesday, December 25, 2013 in observance of Christmas Day and will resume normal business hours on Thursday, December 26, 2013.
TADDAC is seeking one representative of the Blind/Low-Vision Community to join their committee to help make decisions impacting DDTP programs and to represent the views and needs of Blind and Low-Vision Californians. Download the application or request one from the Committee Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (510) 302-1147. Click here to view the flyer.
FCC proceeding on Speech-to-Speech (STS)
On July 19, 2013, the FCC adopted a Report and Order amending rules to improve Speech-to-Speech (STS) relay service, a type of telecommunications relay service (TRS) for persons with a speech disability. By this Order, the Commission’s action improves the STS user’s experience on a call by: Click here for details
The Deaf and Disabled Telecommunications Program has recently released a Speech-to-Speech program overview and training DVD. Please click the link to view the video on youtube or for a free hard copy of the DVD please call 1-866-409-0178.