Text phone in English

Text phone makes it quick and convenient to take care of business

Individuals with various degrees of speech and hearing impediments can use text phone and text relay services to handle their everyday business in a comfortable manner. The services are available for free over the internet.

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CONVENIENTLY ONLINE

INTERNET TEXT PHONE RELAY SERVICE is a service for the hearing-impaired or speech-impaired person is able to contact Text Phone Service without a separate text phone or a separate modem. The usual computer with the internet connection is enough. The service time is 24 hours every day. The service languages are Finnish, Swedish and English. Every agent has the professional confidentiality.

The service consists of usual calls in Finland and calls to cellular phones, no calls to the foreign countries or to the chargeable service numbers. The speech connection (the deaf person speaks and the answer of the hearing person will be written down) does not work in the internet service so far.

If you need more information, please, send us e-mail tekstipuhelu@vsp.fi


NEW USER? HOW TO GET STARTED 

To be able to use the system, you need to be registered and have a valid username and a password.

Please fill the registration form and send it to our customer service. Customer service will activate you into the system and username and password will be send to you by email.

The registration can be done through here

 

USE ON YOUR MOBILE PHONE

You can also use text phone service on your mobile phone as the service is available for Android phones that are equipped with a data connection.
Try it out and let us know what you think by sending us an email to tekstipuhelu@vsp.fi
Please feel free to contact us at the same address if you need any help using the service.

Download the mobile service installation and user guide here


PERSONAL NUMBER

You can also reserve your own personal number that can be used for receiving phone calls through our text phone service! A personal number makes life so much easier: you can leave your number and a call-back request at the doctor’s office or print your number on your business cards.

Would you like to have your own personal number? Please send an email to tekstipuhelu@vsp.fi
Include the following information in your mail: your name, your text phone service username

The service is used by means of an application installed on your computer. Click here to download the application
When you click the link, you will be prompted to either Suorita (Run) or Tallenna (Save) the program. Please choose Suorita (Run)

Download or print the application’s quick guide


New application for text phone users

You are now able to download the new mobile application myMMX.

The application is a text based tool that enables the use of the relay service through which the user can communicate with a person who hears. The application enables the use of the relay service wherever you are.

You can download the application myMMX for your Android device from Google Play or AppStore for your iOS device.


FAILURE IN THE SERVICE?

If you find any kind of failure in the text phone service, please make a bug report to number 040 169 6006