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Equipment and Services

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An assortment of individuals using various telecommunication technologies.

Equipment and Services

View all the equipment and services that California Connect has to offer to support your needs.
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  • A black man wearing a gold long sleeve shirt wearing a headset and microphone device to communicate with others.
  • A female young adult wearing rainbow tie dye sweatshirt, looking afar from her wheelchair, holding an iPad device in her hand.
  • An Asian man with black-rimmed glasses and hair, long sleeve plaid shirt and a green t-shirt, listening through a device and smiling.
  • A white Deaf man wearing a gold hat and gold-rimmed glasses. The man is wearing a tan t-shirt and has a flower tattoo on his left neck.
  • A blind Black woman wearing a white turtleneck shirt and blouse sitting on the couch, holding a white phone to her ear, listening to the caller on the other end of the line.

Chattervox Voice Amplifier

The Chattervox Voice Amplification System is a device that is designed to provide additional support to patients with speech or voice impairments. It lets users communicate easily with people at distances. The device is ideal for patients with weak voices due to Parkinson's Diseases or ALS. This helps patients to speak in their normal voices without pressurizing or straining their vocal chords. The package includes a collar microphone, six AA NiMH rechargeable batteries, a storage case and a belt extender. The device also has additional accessories such as the collar microphone and neoprene waist pack that can be used by instructors and trainers for hands free communication.

The Chattervox voice amplification system has a simple and portable design that allows users to easily carry it along after packing it in the included storage bag. The system boosts the user’s voice up to fifteen decibels that makes it perfect for effective communication. It has simple operations that can be single handedly controlled with a provided combined switch that controls volume and power. The amplifier can be powered through either regular AA batteries or included six AA NIMH batteries which can be fully charged overnight and once charged, they allow at least fourteen hours of continuous use.

Product Feature and Benefits:

  • Simple and Portable Design
  • Boosts Voices up to Fifteen Decibels
  • Ideal for Patients with Parkinson's Disease and ALS
  • Gets Fully Charged in an Overnight for Fourteen Hours Continuous Use
  • Easy to Use Power and Volume Buttons


Contact Center
P.O. Box 30310
Stockton, CA 95213
Phone/VP: 1-800-806-1191
Fax: 1-800-889-3974


Welcome to California Connect, also called the Deaf and Disabled Telecommunications Program (DDTP), which provides communication access for Californians with hearing, vision, cognitive, mobility, and speech-related disabilities. The program of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) includes accessible communication equipment and devices, relay service, and Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices.
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