"I was deaf and couldn't use the phone ..."

image of beethoven postcard for people with hearing impairment

A humourous postcard to send to your family, friends, acquaintances and service providers so they will make relay calls to you.

It includes key phone numbers and points to remember when having a phone conversation with a deaf or hearing-impaired NRS user.


Deaf or hearing impairment




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24-hour relay call numbers

  • TTY/voice calls

    133 677

  • Speak & Listen

    1300 555 727

  • SMS relay

    0423 677 767

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