Free government phones in Arkansas have arrived! We have even better news for you. Easy Wireless can now offer those that qualify both free government phones and free data in AK!
This post will explain how to qualify for the Lifeline and Affordable Connectivity Program and how to apply quickly and easily.
What is Affordable Connectivity Program?
The Lifeline program, first established in 1985, provides low-income individuals with FREE or discounted phone services to ensure that all Americans have access to jobs, family, and emergency assistance via their phones. The Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) runs the Lifeline program.
What is Affordable Connectivity Program?
The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a program that provides discounts on monthly broadband services and certain connected devices.
Is it possible to join both the Lifeline Plan and ACP In Arkansas?
Yes, you can apply for both programs at the same time when you live in Arkansas. Easy Wireless works with both programs to bring you the most benefits!
When you combine the benefits of these two programs, you will receive our best offer:
The Ultimate Plan
- FREE Smartphone
- FREE Unlimited Talk
- FREE Unlimited Text Messages
- FREE Unlimited Data
- Access to Mobile Hotspots
Additional services include free emergency services calls, caller id, and call waiting.
How Do I Qualify for Lifeline Benefits?
You can qualify for free cell phone service through the Lifeline Program with your participation in the following programs:
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Food Stamps or SNAP)
- Supplemental Security Income
- Federal Public Housing Assistance
- Veterans and Survivors Pension Benefit
- Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
- Tribally Administered Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
- Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
- Tribal Head Start
You may also qualify for Lifeline if your income is 135% or less than the income guidelines.
ACP Only Qualifying Programs
If you are eligible for Lifeline, you automatically qualify for the Affordable Connectivity Program. But what if you don't meet any of the criteria listed above?
You may still be eligible for FREE Talk, Text & Data plus a FREE Smartphone. The ACP benefit has additional programs that you can use to qualify.
- National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
- Pell Grant
- Community Eligibility Provision (CEP)
- Women, Infant, and Children (WIC)
You may also qualify for ACP if your income is below the amounts on these charts.
Ready to Get Your Free Government Phone in Arkansas?
It's easy for you to apply with EASY Wireless. We value customer service and our patient customer care operators are waiting to help you get qualified today! We don’t require credit checks or contracts!
Visit One of Our Retail Stores in Arkansas
Are you wondering "Where can I get a free government phone near me in Arkansas?" Check out our Store Locator to find a location near you or our Location List in Arkansas. We have stores in Little Rock and in Fort Smith.
Prefer to Apply for Lifeline and ACP Online?
Enroll online today. Simply fill out your email and zip code, then select "Enroll Now" to begin.
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Once you have been approved, we will ship your free phone directly to your home.
Don't wait any longer! Qualify for Lifeline and ACP today to enjoy free phone service and stay connected.
Lifeline Program and ACP FAQs
Is EASY Wireless Giving Out Free Government Smartphones?
While the government does not provide free smartphones through the Lifeline program, Easy Wireless does provide an incentive to its customers by providing them with a free smartphone when they sign up for the Lifeline or ACP program through Easy Wireless.
Are Lifeline and ACP part of the Obama Phone Program?The "Obama Phone" or "Obama Phone Program" are nicknames given to the Lifeline Program and cell phones in this program. Lifeline phone service
providers, not the government may give qualifying households a free smartphone. These phones are sometimes called "Obama Phones".
Are there any activation charges?
No activation charges, no monthly bills, no credit checks, simply nothing to pay. This free service is provided to you from EASY Wireless through the support of the US government.
Are there free cell phones available in other states?
Yes, EASY Wireless provides free phones in states other than Arkansas. We currently serve 48 states!