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Massachusetts

If you live in the state of Massachusetts and meet the eligibility requirements, you can sign up for a free government cell phone through SafeLink Wireless.  SafeLink will not only ship a free cell phone to you, but you’ll also get free air time. You can opt to purchase airtime above the free time allotted […] Read more

Vermont

Unfortunately, Vermont residents cannot participate in the free government cell phone programs as offered through SafeLink Wireless, Assurance Wireless and ReachOut Wireless.    As of this writing (July 2011), none of the above carriers are approved to provide service in the state. Although residents cannot take advantage of free government cell phones, eligible Vermont residents can […] Read more

Maine

The Lifeline/Link-Up program makes it possible for Maine residents to enjoy free government cell phone service. Qualified residents can sign up for the service through SafeLink Wireless. Once accepted, the eligible candidate will receive not only a free cell phone but free airtime along with the phone. The amount of free airtime get depends on […] Read more

Wisconsin

Wisconsin residents can take advantage of the free government cell phone program as offered through SafeLink Wireless. In addition to free cell phones, SafeLink Wireless provides free monthly talk time. The monthly talk time allotment varies depending on the type of plants selected. As of this writing (July 2011) the other two free government cell phone […] Read more

New Mexico

Residents of the state of New Mexico are unable to participate in the free government cell phone programs as offered through Assurance Wireless, SafeLink Wireless and ReachOut Wireless. As of this writing (July 2011), the phone companies are not approved to provide free cell phone service made available to other states via the Lifeline/Link-Up Programs. […] Read more

Ohio

Ohio is one of the states that allow Assurance Wireless and SafeLink Wireless to offer free government cell phones to its residents. If you qualify, you can sign up for service and have a cell phone shipped to your home address. Along with the cell phone comes free airtime. The amount of airtime varies depending […] Read more

Colorado Department of Human Services

7/12/13 Update: Effective June 1, 2013, the Colorado state legislature repealed Colorado’s Low Income Telephone Assistance Program.  The Colorado Department of Human Services no longer accepts applications.  To apply for the Lifeline program, you must contact the phone service provider directly. As of this writing (June 2011), Colorado residents cannot take advantage of the free government […] Read more

Arkansas Public Utility Commission

Eligible Arkansas residents can take advantage of the free government cell phone programs as offered through ReachOut Wireless, Assurance Wireless and SafeLink Wireless (please note that Assurance Wireless is not available in all areas of Arkansas). The free government cell phones are made available as a result of the federal Lifeline and Link-Up programs. If […] Read more

Community Voice Mail

Residents in the state of Washington can sign up for the Washington Telephone Assistance Program. The WTAP is Washington’s version of the Lifeline/Link-Up phone assistance program. Qualified individuals can sign up to receive discounted phone service. According to the Washington Public Utilities Commission website, eligible residents will pay $8 per month (plus taxes and fees) […] Read more

Montana Public Service Commission

As of this writing Montana residents cannot take advantage of the free government cell phone programs as offered through ReachOut Wireless, Assurance Wireless and SafeLink Wireless. Although residents don’t have access to free government cell phones, they can enjoy deeply discounted basic monthly phone service through their telephone service provider. Monthly discounts range anywhere from […] Read more