Lifeline Arkansas

Making phone service even more affordable.

Because phone service is so important in today's world, AT&T believes everyone should have access to it. Lifeline Arkansas provides qualified customers with discounted phone service and the ability to add additional services and features.

To qualify, a household must participate in one of the following:

  • Total household income at or below 135% of the federal poverty level. (See guidelines on application)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Federal Public Housing
  • Medicaid
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit

If qualified, Lifeline Arkansas customers receive the following benefits:

  • Monthly discount on basic service with rates below $15.00
  • Waiver of deposit for local service
  • Optional toll restriction at no charge
  • Optional blocking of 900/976 numbers
  • Additional lines allowed
  • Optional services available (e.g., Caller ID, Call Waiting, etc.)
  • Blocking of pay-per-use (e.g. 3-Way Calling, etc.)

Please note the following:

  1. Lifeline is a federal benefit;
  2. To qualify, you must receive benefits from an approved program or your income must be at or below the guidelines;
  3. You must provide certain eligibility documentation and willfully making false statements to obtain the benefit can result in fines, imprisonment, de-enrollment or being barred from the program;
  4. Only one wireline or wireless Lifeline benefit is available per household;
  5. A household is defined, for purposes of the Lifeline program, as any individual or group of individuals who live together at the same address and share income and expenses;
  6. A household is not permitted to receive Lifeline benefits from multiple providers;
  7. Violation of the one-per-household limitation constitutes a violation of the Federal Communications Commission's rules and will result in the subscriber's de-enrollment from the program; and
  8. Lifeline is a non-transferable benefit and the subscriber may not transfer his or her benefit to any other person.


Download the Lifeline Arkansas Application (212 KB) in PDF format.

Note: PDF format requires Adobe Acrobat Reader, available free.


Call 1-877-677-0250 to sign up for Lifeline Arkansas today.
Weekdays, 8 am to 7 pm, Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm.

Es importante que usted entienda esta informacion. Si usted no lee el idioma ingles, por favor llame al 1-877-677-5649 para hablar directamente con un representante bilingüe.

* Lifeline Arkansas plan benefits are only applicable on one phone line at the customer's principal place of residence.

Terms and conditions are subject to change. Some service restrictions may apply.

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