RELAY SERVICE FOR VOICE CALLERS

Standard telephone users can easily initiate calls to TTY, VCO, HCO or STS users. The Relay Operator will type the hearing person's spoken words to the TTY/VCO/HCO/STS user and read back the typed replies by voice to the hearing individual.

Contact a person with a hearing loss:

711 or 800-735-1232

 

  • Dial 711 or 800-735-1232.

  • Give the Relay Operator the area code and telephone number you wish to call and any further instructions.

  • The Relay Operator will process your call, relaying exactly what the TTY user is typing. The Relay Operator will relay what you say back to the person with a hearing loss.

 

Contact a person with a speech disability:
711 or 800-735-7525

 

  • Dial 711 or 800-735-7525

  • Give the Relay Operator the area code and telephone number you wish to call and any further instructions.

  • The Relay Operator will process your call.

 

 

Contact a Spanish-speaking person with a hearing loss:
711 or 800-359-2703  (Spanish to English and reverse)
711 or 800-735-3896  (Spanish to Spanish only)

 

Oregon Relay offers Spanish relay service for our Spanish-speaking customers. Users with hearing loss can type in Spanish and the conversations will be relayed in Spanish or English to the called party.​
 

  • Give the Relay Operator the area code and telephone number you wish to call and any further instructions.

  • The Relay Operator will process your call, relaying exactly what the TTY user is typing. The Relay Operator will relay what you say back to the person with a hearing loss.

TIPS FOR HEARING CALLERS

Need Information?

Do you need more information, or have a question or suggestion about the Oregon Relay Service?

 

Let us know!

  • Be sure to talk directly to your caller.

  • Avoid saying "tell him" or "tell her."

  • Say "GA" or "Go Ahead" at the end of your response.

 
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