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Eligibility

Lifeline may be an option if you participate in a program like Medicaid or SSI, or meet household income requirements.

Free Phone

After your Lifeline enrollment is approved, your free cell phone will be shipped right to your door. Enroll now.

Start Saving

If you or someone you care about can benefit from the Lifeline assistance program, enroll online or call us at (844) 894-7326.

No Strings

Worry less. Talk more. There's no contract and no monthly minimum - and you can change, upgrade, or cancel at any time.

Flexible Plans

The 'Access' plan comes with free minutes, free texting, and a free phone. Need more minutes or data? No problem. View our additional plans.

U.S. Assistance

T-Wire is an American company, proudly staffed by a care team that understands Lifeline and is ready to help you.

Income Qualification

To qualify for Lifeline, you must meet the income requirement below based on the number of people in your family, or participate in one of the following assistance programs.

Family Size in Persons
Income Less Than
$
21,924

Program Participation

To qualify for lifeline, you must meet the income requirement below based on the number of people in your family, or participate in one of the following assistance programs.

1
Head Start
2
Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
3
Tribally-Administered Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
4
Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
5
Supplemental Nutrition Program

SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps

6
Medicaid

Medicaid is not the same as Medicare

7
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Not Social Security

8
Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit

Federal Benefits only

9
Federal Public Housing Assistance

Section 8

10
Total household income at or below 135% of the federal poverty guidelines

see application for details

11
Senior Citizen Low Income Discount Plan

Offered by local gas or power company

Do you need help?

You'll be connected to a customer service representative who can help guide you through the sign-up process and answer any questions you may have.

(844) 894-7326

Monday - Saturday 9am CST - 6pm CST
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