There are 35 Lifeline phone providers. Most of these providers offer about the same type of plan. The plans will vary in the number of texts as well as minutes you'll receive. It's important to compare each one of these plans that are offered in your state to ensure you are getting the best value for your dollar and a plan that works for your needs.
Lifeline Free Cell Phone Providers

Assist Wireless

With assist Wireless you get 500 texts, and 500 voice minutes,  in Oklahoma you get unlimited text, 1000 minutes, and 500MB of data.


Easy Wireless

For just $1 a month, Oklahoma residents can get unlimited text, 2250 minutes, + 50MB of data on this plan.


enTouch Wireless

In California on this program, you'll get 500MB updated each month plus unlimited texts and minutes. In 20 other states, you'll get 100 text per month and 500 free minutes.


Life Wireless

You get 500 voice minutes, a free cell phone, some data, and unlimited text in Most states through this program. In Oklahoma and California, you will get unlimited text and unlimited voice and 500MB of data.


Q Link Wireless

With the Q Link Wireless program, you get 500 voice minutes, a free cell phone, and unlimited texts each month.


Sprocket Wireless

In Oklahoma, you will get unlimited texting and unlimited minutes as well as a free phone for $1 per month with Sprocket Wireless.


Tag Mobile

Tag Mobile offers unlimited voice, free smart phone, unlimited texting, and 2GB of data in California. In the other states, you'll get unlimited texts, 750 free voice minutes, and one GB of data. You will also get a free SIM card if you bring in your own


Terracom Wireless

A free phone, unlimited texting, 500-1,000 minutes of talk. Oklahoma tribal residents also get 500 MB monthly data.


Infiniti Mobile

For $1 a month you get unlimited talk, a free cell phone, 2.5 GB of data and unlimited text in Oklahoma.

Lifeline Discount Cell Phone Providers

You many find that you qualify for the Lifeline Assistance program's free phone plans, but that none of the companies offer service where you live. Or perhaps the free phone plans you did find in your area aren't acceptable to you for one reason or another. The good news is that you have another option. The companies below, while not offering free cell phone plans, do offer substantial Lifeline discounts off their regular mobile phone plans in some states. If you can find one in your state you may be able to get a fantastic plan at a discount price:

U.S. Cellular

In 26 US states US Cellular does business. In just fifteen of those states it offers the Lifeline program. The states with service include Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Maine, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Nebraska, Oregon, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Virgi