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How to qualify

Through New Phone Wireless’ Lifeline Service
you can receive:

  • A FREE Smartphone
  • 1000 FREE Minutes per Month
  • 1 GB of FREE Data per Month
  • FREE Unlimited Text Messages per Month

Qualifying in Louisiana

You qualify for Lifeline Service in your area if you already participate in one of the following assistance programs:

  • Federal Public Housing Assistance / Section 8
  • Medicaid
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Veterans Pension & Survivors Pension
  • Eligibility Programs for Residents of Federally-Recognized Tribal Lands: Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR), Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance (BIA), Tribally Administered Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TATNF), Headstart (meeting income qualifying standards) (Tribal)

Household income

Your total household income is at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG). The table below provides the maximum income you can have to be eligible for service.

Number Persons in Household Annual Income
1 $16,862
2 $22,829
3 $28,796
4 $34,763
5 $40,730
6 $46,697
7 $52,664
8 $58,631
For each additional person, add… $5,967

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