Telecommunication Assistance Program (TAP)

The Telecommunications Equipment Purchase Program (TEPP) assists individuals with disabilities with purchasing specialized equipment needed to use basic telephone services. TEPP requires that applicants pay a co-pay of $100.

The Telecommunication Assistance Program (TAP) may be able to assist with the $100 co-pay required by the TEPP program. TAP is only for persons who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing or Deaf-Blind living in a low-income household. To apply for TAP you will need to complete a TEPP application, a TAP application, and a Hearing Loss Certificate (Word).

For more information on the TAP program, contact 608-266-2536.

Last Revised: July 18, 2018