Lifeline support lowers the cost of monthly service. An eligible
customer may receive the Lifeline discount on either a wireline or
wireless connection, but the discount is available for only one
service connection per household. Lifeline discounts do not apply to
taxes, surcharges, and mileage charges.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly
known as Food Stamps
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
- Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit
- Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance*
Head Start (only households meeting the income qualifying
Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Tribal
Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations*
You can also get Lifeline if your income is 135% or less
Federal Poverty Guidelines. The guideline is based on your household size and state.
To qualify for UScellular's® Lifeline service
discount, you must be a resident of one of these states and
provide a card, letter, or another document as proof that you
qualify for one of the programs listed above.
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- West Virginia
*You must reside on Tribal Lands