Just dial 711 (or 800-842-9710 for English / 800-680-3746 for Spanish-to-Spanish / 877-855-0921 for Spanish-to-English translation) on your TTY and a Communications Assistant will answer with “Relay Connecticut”.
Type the area code and telephone number you wish to call and type “GA” (“Go Ahead”). The relay operator will dial the number and connect you to the other party.
Type your message on the TTY. Type “GA” (“Go Ahead”) at end of each message. The “GA” indicates that it is the other party’s turn to respond.
The Communications Assistant reads out loud the message you typed to the other party.
The other party listens, then speaks. When they say, “Go Ahead”, it is your turn to respond.
The Communications Assistant types the other party’s voiced message to you.
To conclude the call, type “GA to SK” (“Stop Keying”) to indicate that you are ready to hang up.