Lifeline is a government assistance program that can provide a discount on your monthly bill if you qualify.Back to top
Lifeline eligibility requirements vary from state to state.Back to top
If you qualify for Lifeline service, you’ll save $9.25/month off of monthly access.Back to top
Yes, if you’re a qualified resident of federally recognized Tribal lands, you may receive up to $25/month in additional discounts.Back to top
As long as you’re eligible and have a billing address within the designated area, you may apply for Lifeline assistance.
However, if you move your service to the Lifeline program, you’ll still be required to fulfill the Terms and Conditions of your existing Customer Agreement with Verizon Wireless. Also, if you terminate your Lifeline service, you may be subject to an early termination fee.
For more information, call the Lifeline Customer Support Team at (800) 417-3849.
No, the Lifeline discount is limited to a single line of service, and you aren’t able to apply for multiple Lifeline accounts. You must choose to apply your Lifeline discount to either a landline or mobile number, but not both. You’ll be required to sign an application certifying, under penalty of perjury, that you will comply with this requirement.
Note: Other service providers may use terms other than “Lifeline” to describe the Lifeline program.
Yes. If you qualify for Lifeline assistance, you will be required to accept the terms and conditions of our Customer Agreement. Also, if your status changes and you are no longer eligible to receive Lifeline assistance, you are required to contact Verizon Wireless at (800) 417-3849.Back to top
If you have additional questions regarding the Lifeline program, please contact the Lifeline Customer Support Team at (800) 417-3849.Back to top
Yes, the following restrictions apply:
Link Up assistance helps qualified residents of federally recognized Tribal lands pay the activation fee or installation charges for Lifeline service.Back to top
If you satisfy the Lifeline eligibility requirements and you reside on federally recognized Tribal lands, you automatically qualify for Link Up.Back to top
If you reside on federally recognized Tribal lands, you‘ll receive a Link Up credit of $35, which is a 100% reduction of our customary activation charge.Back to top