The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) believes its efforts are enriched by the diversity of its staff and those they serve. SCOE strives to cultivate an anti-racist organization that promotes a sense of belonging for every learner, family, educator, and employee. SCOE is committed to ensuring its facilities and online information are accessible to individuals of all abilities, working to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment. For assistance accessing the information on this website, please call (916) 228-2500.

California Connect (California Relay Service)

The State of California offers a relay service called California Connect that can relay telephone conversations for those who have hearing and speaking limitations. The phone-based service is for everyone, not just those who have difficulty hearing on a standard phone. Call 711 to reach California Connect.

Direct Phone Numbers

Direct phone numbers are also available for specific modes of communication in various languages. Dial one of the toll-free numbers below and the call will be routed to the appropriate service provider.

  • TTY/VCO/HCO to Voice
    • English: (800) 735-2929
    • Spanish: (800) 855-3000
  • Voice to TTY/VCO/HCO
    • English: (800) 735-2922
    • Spanish: (800) 855-3000
  • Speech-to-Speech
    • English and Spanish: (800) 854-7784

Services Offered

CRS provides a full range of relay services, including: TeleTYpewriter (TTY), Voice Carry Over (VCO), Two-line Voice Carry Over (2LVCO), Hearing Carry Over (HCO), Speech-to-Speech (STS), Visually Assisted Speech-to-Speech (VA STS), ASCII, Voice, and Enhanced Voice Carryover (Captioned Telephone or CapTel).

Video Relay Services

Relay services are also available by video, allowing people to connect beyond words. Learn more: