Newcomers can get free cell phones, unlimited talk/text, and home internet (or highly discounted rates) after being approved for the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP). Once approved, many companies like T-Mobile, AT&T, and LifeLine will honor the status and provide free or highly discounted services.

To apply, you do NOT need a Social Security Number. You only need proof of acceptance into another program such as Medicaid, SNAP, TANF, etc.

To apply – create an online account on the website below. Then apply for ACP.

Once approved, use that information to get free or highly discounted rates at the provider partners.

Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) – National Verifier

Click here to find companies that honor ACP.