Who is Eligible for Equipment?
To be eligible, a person must:
Be a resident of the State of
Be 60 years of age or older
for the hearing aid program
Provide verification (proof)
of:Hearing or speech impairment
(Not required for hearing aid program): loss severe enough
to require use of TTY or amplifier to use the telephone.
List any other contributing disability (i.e. blindness,
visual impairment, physical disability, etc.) This must be
Income: (See form for
Requests for Captioned Telephones (CapTel) require an
The following persons are
qualified to verify applicant's disability:
Any physician licensed to
practice medicine in the State of Oklahoma
Other individual or agency
with records to verify disability.
If you need more information, Contact the
Equipment Distribution Program Office
Services to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Oklahoma School for the Deaf
1100 East Oklahoma Street Sulphur, OK 73086-3108
Please note; The hearing aid
program only has sufficient funds to provide ONE non-digital
hearing aid per person.