You Need Help Paying for Phone or Internet Service?
You may be eligible for a discount on the cost of your monthly telephone or Internet service if you, or someone in your household, participates in any of the programs listed below:
• Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps
• Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
• Section 8 Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
• Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit
-OR- If your household income is at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Level.
Eligible subscribers will receive a credit up to $9.25
per month toward the cost of phone or Internet service. Lifeline assistance
is limited to one credit per household and available only on one serivce,
whether landline or wireless. Proof of eligibility is required.
Lifeline Q & A
What is Lifeline Assistance?
What restrictions apply to the Lifeline Program?
How do I qualify for Lifeline Assistance?
What proof of eligibility do I need to provide?
How do I apply for Lifeline Assistance?
Lifeline Frequently Asked Questions
For More Information
Call us toll free at 1-888-227-5710, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.,
Monday through Friday, or email us at email@example.com.
You may also contact the Alabama Public Service Commission at 1-800-882-3919,
or visit the following websites: www.psc.state.al.us or www.lifelinesupport.org.