People who have mild to moderate speaking difficulties—and can hear
clearly on the phone—can use Maryland Relay’s Speech-to-Speech (or STS) service
to stay connected. STS is ideal for, but not limited to, anyone living with:
How It Works
To Make an STS Call
To learn more about placing and receiving STS calls, please call our STS User Training Line at 866-269-9006 (English) or 866-744-7471 (Spanish).
Visually Assisted STS
With Visually Assisted STS, Maryland Relay Operators use speech and visual cues to facilitate conversations for STS users via a live video connection. Learn more about Visually Assisted STS. Apply for FREE Assistive Equipment
Free assistive telecommunications devices are available through the Maryland Accessible Telecommunications (MAT) program for qualified Maryland residents. Learn more about the MAT program. NEED LINK
Make a STS Call
Dial 7-1-1 or 800-785-5630Get STS User Training
How to Use STS
Streamline Your Calls
Create a Customer Profile, a personal profile that automatically lets the Maryland Relay Operator know your communication preferences.
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