Lifeline Services

If you participate in one of the following programs, you may qualify for Lifeline or Disabled discounts on your telephone service:


  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (Food Stamps)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Medicaid (MO HealthNet)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
  • 135% of the Federal Poverty Level
  • Veterans Pension or Survivors Benefit Programs


  • Veteran Administration Disability Benefits
  • State Blind Pension
  • State Aid to Blind Persons
  • State Supplemental Disability Assistance
  • Federal Social Security Disability

Applicant may only have one phone line entering their principal place of residence. Other restrictions apply. If you think you may be eligible and would like more information or to apply, contact the FCC’s Lifeline Services at 800-234-9473 or visit their website at If you need to assistance with re-certification of your existing lifeline call the FCC’s re-certification service at 855-359-4299 or visit their website at