Friday, November 1, 2013

How do I Qualify for Lifeline Cell Phone Service?

You can receive a free phone through the Lifeline cell phone program if you receive government assistance like food stamps. Eligible programs vary by state, but you may qualify if you participate in any of the following programs:

  • Low income Home Energy Assistance Program
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Food Stamps
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
  • Medicaid
  • National School Lunch
  • SNAP
  • You may also qualify if your total household income meets government guidelines in your state.
You can find out what the eligible programs are in your state by clicking on your state below.

Arizona
Arkansas
Colorado
Georgia
Idaho
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Nevada
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Texas
Utah
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming