Communication Access Services


Aging and Disability Services Division Administrative Office

3416 Goni Road, Suite D-132
Carson City, NV 89706
(775) 687-4210

Helpful Links

Nevada’s Communication Access Programs are funded by telephone users through a small monthly surcharge on phone lines in the state (NRS 427A.797). Funds are collected by the Public Utilities Commission and administered through ADSD.

    Relay Nevada

    This service enables people with speech and hearing disabilities to use specialized telecommunications equipment to access the phone system. This service is provided by Hamilton.

    To use the Relay Nevada Service, dial 7-1-1. 

    Telecommunications Equipment Distribution and Access to Services (Advocacy)

    Through these programs, qualifying Nevadans with hearing and speech disabilities can receive free equipment needed to access the phone system through Relay Service. They may also receive advocacy services in order for them to have access to community services.

    For more information, contact:

      

    Southern Nevada

    Deaf Centers of Nevada (DCN) 

    3120 South Durango Drive, Suite 301

    Las Vegas, NV 89117
    (702) 363-3323 V/TTY With 7-1-1
    (702) 685-0324 Fax

    (702) 410-8678 VP

     

    Northern Nevada

    Deaf Centers of Nevada (DCN)   

    6490 S. McCarran Blvd., Bldg. F, Ste. 46 & 47
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 351-1959 V/TTY with 7-1-1
    (702) 685-0324 Fax
    (775) 473- 9455

     

      Interpreter/CART Website

      ADSD is required by NRS 656A to maintain a registry of individuals engaged in the practice of interpreting and captioning.