America’s first provider of Lifeline phones, Safelink Wireless is available in the state of Connecticut. As a resident of the state, you can get a free phone and up to 250 monthly minutes at absolutely no charge. We will list the qualifying information below. See if you qualify for a free Safelink phone.

Qualifying Information for the State of Connecticut

There are two way to qualify for a free Safelink phone in the state of Connecticut. You may qualify by either by receiving benefits under a government assistance plan or by income guidelines

Qualifying under a Government Plan

You may qualify for a free Safelink phone in Connecticut if you participate in any of the following governmental plans:

  • Medicaid
  • Food Stamps
  • National School Lunch (Free Program Only)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance/Section 8
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

If you are applying under receiving benefits from one of the above plans, you will need to send proof of participation to Safelink Wireless.

Income Based Eligibility

You may also qualify under income eligibility guidelines. If your household income is less than 135% of the Federal poverty guidelines, you may qualify for a free phone in Connecticut. If your income falls below the level in the chart below, it is likely you qualify for a Safelink Wireless phone.

Household Size

Connecticut   Maximum Income

1

15,080

2

20,426

3

25,772

4

31,118

5

36,464

6

41,810

7

47,156

8

52,502

For each additional household member, please add 5,346.