What Is Lifeline Program
Under Lifeline Program, eligible individual and household gets discounted home phone or cell phone. Government has implemented this program for low income household to support them by reducing their phone bills through this service. There are few guidelines for the program:
- Only one discounted phone per household is allowed under the program.
- Each qualified household is eligible for either discounted home phone or cell phone.
- It is a non-transferable benefit and the customer may not transfer his or her benefit to any other individual.
- Eligible customers should renew their eligibility once every year to continue their discounts; if not they will be disconnected from the program.
Check out the Types of Discounted Services Available to learn about the program's benefits. Get in touch with participating Phone Company and ask for the Lifeline discounts to start the application process.