For anyone having difficulty with a standard telephone
The big button telephone is an analogue telephone specifically designed for people with limited dexterity, hearing or visual impairments or anyone that has difficulty using a standard telephone. This telephone has large black button keys with white numbering, which are the colours recommended by the RNIB in order to maximise contrast making it easy to use, particularly for the visually impaired.
Uses button colour combinations recommended by the RNIB
Hearing aid compatible - supporting users who have hearing aids with a Telecoil (T position) function
Ringer volume control- three ringer settings are available (low/high/off) for people with hearing impairments
Table or wall mounted - allowing the phone to be positioned at the user’s preferred location
Compatible with Telecoil hearing aids
How does it work?
Specifically designed to provide an easy to use telephone, the Big Button Telephone can be used in conjunction with a Lifeline home unit or as a standalone telephone. The Big Button Telephone is hearing aid compatible and has volume controls for the handset to support hearing impaired users. The phone also provides a volume control for the incoming ringing tone and a bright call indicator, ideal for alerting hearing impaired users to incoming telephone calls.
The phone also has a memory function including three fast dial numbers for programming to family and friends telephone numbers and last number redial. The phone can be table or wall mounted.
• Incoming call indicator - a bright LED alerts the user to an incoming call
• Large keypad - large black buttons with white numbers support people with visual impairments
• Telephone number memory - can be programmed with three fast dial and ten indirect memory telephone numbers, saving the user from having to remember telephone numbers