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Assistive, Inclusive & Learning Technologies
by Turning Point Technology
Turning Point, PO Box 310945, New Braunfels, TX 78131-0945, USA
  Phone: (830) 608-9812   FAX: (830) 608-0882
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Accessible Switches
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Switch Choice
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STAP Information

Texas Specialized Telecommunications Assistance Program (STAP)
of Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)


Overview of STAP

The Specialized Telecommunications Assistance Program (STAP) is a voucher program. It provides financial assistance to Texans who have disabilities that interfere with access to the telephone networks so that they may purchase specialized assistive equipment or services. The type of devices and software available under the program are on our website in the Links section below.

Population Served

Any Texas resident, regardless of income or assets, who has difficulty accessing the telecommunication network has a right to receive from STAP a device or software appropriate to their disability.

Shipping and Discounts

  • Discount for multiple items: call 877-608-9812.
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  • Click here for our page on international shipping.

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  • Prices can change without notice.
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  • Add On Items require $50 concurrent purchase