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Free Phones For The Disabled
Tyler County Booster - July 2009
STAP, Telecommunications Assistance Program is a law that passed about 10 years ago. This law offers FREE telephone equipment assistance to any Texas residence, having difficulty using the telephone because of any disability. This is not age or income based and the telephone and equipment are free. Edith Hirth from Longview will be at Seed of Faith Baptist Church (located at 510 Beaver St. in Woodville) July 31 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to complete applications for persons who are in need of this specialized telephone equipment. The only requirements are, you must have Texas ID and proof of physical address. For more information, call Lorene Adams at Consolidated Healthcare Services at 409-379-2268 or 409-861-3200 or Eddie McKinney at 409-283-3450.