Telecommunications Access of Maryland (TAM)

Maryland Relay is administered by Telecommunications Access of Maryland (TAM), a state agency within the Maryland Department of Information Technology. TAM oversees all Maryland Relay services and programs, including Captioned Telephone service and the Maryland Accessible Telecommunications (MAT) program.

Also Serving the Blind and Others

TAM also is responsible for the administration of NFB-Newsline®, which provides 24/7 access to over 300 publications (including 4 Spanish periodicals) to the Blind and to those that cannot read conventional print. Content can be accessed via a touch-tone telephone, online, or by downloading publications to an e-reader and a free mobile app through iTunes. To register for this service or for more information, call 888-882-1629.