Name Link Date
Lifeline Awareness Week View 09/10/2013

Arizona

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • KidsCare
  • State Children's Health Insurance Plan (SCHIP)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

Arkansas

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) ( ood Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Transitional Employment Assitance (TEA)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

Georgia

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Senior Citizen low-income discount plan offered by the local gas or power company

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Iowa

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Kansas

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • General Assistance
  • Food Distribution Program / Food Distribution on Tribal Lands
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Head Start (income qualifying/tribal lands only)
  • Tribally Administered TANF

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

To determine if you qualify for Kansas Lifeline service, customers may call 1-800-544-4441. For unresolved questions or complaints, you may contact the Kansas Corporation Commission, Office of Public Affairs and Consumer Protection, at KCC - Consumer Protection, Office of Public Affairs and Consumer Protection, at KCC - Consumer Protection, 1500 SW Arrowhead Road, Topeka, KS 66604 or toll-free (800) 662-0027 or in Topeka (785) 271-3140. Hearing or speech impaired TDD Kansas Relay Center (800) 766-3777.

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Louisiana

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Head Start (income qualifying/tribal lands only)
  • Tribally Administered TANF

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Maryland

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA)
  • Public Assistance to Adults (PAA)
  • Temporary Disability Assistance Program (TDAP)
  • Electric Universal Service Program (EUSP)
  • Maryland Energy Assistance Program (MEAP)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Massachusetts

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Emergency Assistance to Elderly, Disabled & Children (EAEDC)
  • Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any complaints or concerns, FIRST contact us by dialing 611 from your wireless device or by calling 1-800-544-4441. We will take every measure to resolve your concern as quickly and as efficiently as possible

If after contacting us, your problem is not resolved, you can contact the Massachusetts Consumer Division directly at

Department of Telecommunications and Cable
Consumer Division
1000 Washington Street, Suite 820
Boston, MA 02118-6500
617-988-8288 ( Fax )
or By calling: 617-305-3531
1-800-392-6066 (Toll free)
consumer.complaints@state.ma.us

Michigan

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Minnesota

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP)
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Head Start (Income qualifying/tribal lands only)
  • Tribally administered TANF

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Missouri

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Veterans Administration Disability Benefits
  • State Blind Pension
  • State Aid to Blind Persons
  • State Supplemental Disability Assistance
  • Federal Social Security Disability
  • Federal Supplemental Security Income

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Nebraska

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (Kids Connection, SAM, MAC, EMAC)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Pennsylvania

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • General Assistance

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 100% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Puerto Rico

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Programa de Asistencia Nutricional (PAN)
  • Programa de Asistencia de Energía para Hogares de Bajos Ingresos
  • Seguro Suplemental de Ingresos
  • Programa de Asistencia Federal Para Vivienda (Sección 8)
  • Programa de Asistencia Temporera a Familias Necesitades
  • Programa Nacional de Almuerzo Escolar Libre de Costo
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 100% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

South Carolina

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Texas

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Health Benefit Coverage under Child Health Plan (CHIP)

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

West Virginia

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Benefits under other income-related state or federal programs
  • School clothing allowance

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441

Wisconsin

You may qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through participation in any of the following

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Low-Income Heat & Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program - Free Only (NSL)
  • Medicaid (Not Medicare)
  • Badger Care
  • WI Homestead Property Tax Credit
  • WI Works

Applicants may also qualify for enrollment into a Lifeline subsidized program through recognized income levels at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines

If you have any questions, complaints or concerns, please contact us directly by calling 1-800-544-4441