California Lifeline Plans
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Life Wireless offers government assisted wireless services to low income families and individuals in California. Qualified customers receive Free cell phone service. Certain residents may be eligible for a Free cell phone. We offer California LifeLine discounts to qualified California subscribers who meet certain eligibility requirements, such as government subsidies or a household income that is at or below California LifeLine Annual Income Limits. Your FREE California LifeLine benefit is limited to one per household and cannot be combined with any other California LifeLine offer.
Acceptable Eligibility Subsidies
The standard eligibility programs that may be used as proof of subsidy include Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC), Medicaid/Medi-Cal, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), National School Lunch Program, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Plan (LIHEAP), CalFresh, Food Stamps, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Federal Public Housing Assistance or Section 8, Federal Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit Program, Tribal TANF, Head Start Income Eligible, Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance, Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs), Stanislaus Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (StanWORKs), Welfare-to-Work (WTW), or Greater Avenues for Independence (GAIN), Income at or below California LifeLine Annual Income Limits (click here for limits).
WHAT DOES LIFE WIRELESS SERVICE INCLUDE?
- Nationwide Calling
- Unlimited Text Messaging
- Call Waiting
- Three-way calling
- Caller ID service
- No roaming charges
- No charge for domestic long distance calls
- Free 911 Service
- Affordable Recharge Plans
California LifeLine Annual Income Limits
Income Guidelines are effective from 06/01/2020 to 05/31/2021
Complaints concerning California LifeLine Service can be directed to:
California Public Utilities Commission
- 505 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco CA 94102
- Main: 415-703-2782