How does IP CTS work?

IP CTS, or caption phone service, lets people with hearing loss speak during a phone call and then read captions on a specialized device when the other person responds. Cutting-edge speech recognition…
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Clear2Connect Member Spotlight: The World Institute on Disability

Based in Berkley, California, the World Institute on Disability (WID) was founded to promote independent living principles both in the United States and across the globe. WID has been committed to eliminating…
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Clear2Connect Celebrates the 29th Anniversary of the ADA

Today marks the 29th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) becoming signed into law by President George H.W. Bush, on July 26, 1990. The ADA is the landmark civil rights law that…
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Clear2Connect Hosts Briefing on Capitol Hill to Highlight the Importance of IP CTS

Last week, the Clear2Connect Coalition hosted our first-ever informational and educational briefing on Capitol Hill. The event featured keynote remarks from Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL-12), a panel discussion…
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IP CTS Helps Keep Americans With Hearing Loss Safe and Secure

For many seniors and others living with hearing loss, should it ever be necessary to call 911, caption phones are their solution. Thanks to the IP CTS program, Americans with hearing loss are able to stay…
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Clear2Connect Files Letter With the FCC On the Future of IP CTS

This week, the Clear2Connect Coalition submitted a filing and accompanying white paper to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), to address the Commission’s ongoing efforts to modernize the IP CTS…
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