Because phone service is so important in today's world, AT&T believes everyone should have access to it. We offer two discounted telephone service plans to make basic phone service even more affordable for qualified customers.
To qualify, a household must participate in one of the following
|Income at or below 150% of the federal poverty level|
|Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)|
|Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)|
|Supplemental Security Income (SSI)|
|Federal Housing or Section 8 Assistance|
|Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIPS)|
|National School Lunch Program (free lunch program)|
|Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance Program|
|Tribally Administered Temporary Assistance for Needy Families|
|Head Start (income-qualified customers only)|
|Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR)|
|Monthly discount on basic service for regular Lifeline and up to $34.25 for federally recognized eligible residents of Tribal Lands|
|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.)
To get a Lifeline application, visit http://www.puc.state.tx.us/consumer/lowincome/Assistance.aspx or call the Texas Lifeline Program toll-free at 1-866-454-8387.
For more information, call 1-866-454-8387 to ask about Lifeline Texas today or dial 1-800-735-2989 for TTY/TDD with voice service on weekdays, 8 am to 7 pm, or Saturdays, 9 am to 6 pm.
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Lifeline Texas plan benefits are only applicable on one phone line at the customer's principal place of residence.
The Lifeline discount applies only to the residential basic exchange access line.
The discount does not apply to optional services, long distance, connection charges, or other miscellaneous charges.
The Lifeline discount is not available on a retroactive basis.
Only the State of Texas or its vendors can approve a customer's eligibility.
Terms and conditions are subject to change. Some service restrictions may apply.