Kentucky residents who are in any government assistance programs like Medicaid or Food Stamps (SNAP) are qualified for a free cellular plan.
Activation Fee may apply
The Lifeline National Eligibility Verifier is
a system that determines eligibility for a Lifeline phone service applicant. It is managed by the USAC (Universal Service
ALL Lifeline applicants in Kentucky MUST be qualified through the National Verifier before they can complete an application with a phone service provider for Lifeline subsidized service. When you apply for Lifeline supported service, the National Verifier will be checked to be sure that you are qualified for Lifeline service. If you are not found in the National Verifier database, you will be presented with a message informing you to go to the National Verifier and qualify then, return to complete your Lifeline Cell Phone Service application.
Be sure to use the exact same information on your free cell phone service application as you provided to the National Verifier (Name, address, etc).
Additionally, on your Lifeline application, please enter your full name as it appears on your ID that you will provide as proof of identity. If your ID shows a full middle name, enter your full middle name. If your ID uses your middle initial, enter your middle initial on your Lifeline application. This will insure that your application does not fail for identity issues.
If you are a qualified low income household in KY, or on welfare, just fill out the on-line application by following the "Apply Now" button above, and you'll get your free service in just a few days. Smartphones available for an additional charge! Get your Obama phone now.
You'll receive Unlimited anytime minutes per month for no charge and a free mobile phone. This service
also comes with unlimited texting and 4.5GB of data (with
EBB). If you need more data, just top it off on a pay-as-you-go basis.
With your free service you can make local and long distance calls, send and receive text messages, and access voicemail.
Your account will reset to 4.5GB of Data each month automatically. You won't get a bill because those your minutes and 4.5GB of Data are free (when combined with EBB)!. There is no credit check, no contract, and no obligation. You may cancel the service at anytime. But, as long as you use the service and remain eligible, it will continue for free.
Note that this free service plan is based on current FCC Lifeline rules. Changes to those rules could result in additional charges or changes in service.
With your free service you get Call Waiting, Caller ID, and Voicemail.
You can check your eligibility here. Then, get started by clicking the Apply Now button above. Take advantage of this government assistance program that was created to help low income families afford phone service. Don't miss that new job because you don't have a phone! Don't neglect the safety of your family because you can't call for help! Enroll in the Lifeline program today.
All you need to do to start your free service is fill out the on-line
application / Lifeline certification form
then provide any required proof of program participation documentation along with
identity verification. We'll process your application right away! Note: Activation fee may apply.