The Missouri government has introduced a Lifeline assistance program which refers to give free cell phones to the citizens of Missouri. The Free Government cell phones in Missouri include free minutes up to 250, which can be used for various purposes such as local calling, text messages, Internet browsing, long distance calls and also for voice mail calls.
The offer is power-packed with 250 minutes where if a user wants more minutes than given then the person can buy the extra minutes with low prices in any outlets. These cell phones also featured with the call waiting and caller id services. The minutes given in this program will be automatically update at every month first week and the unused minutes in any month will be roll back to the next month. This program is an absolute free service without any security deposit or any contracts.
This program has been designed for the people with low-income salaries and the unemployed. To qualify: the household income must be less or equal to the 135% of federal policies of state or be receiving federal services like
- School Lunch Programs
- Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
- Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
- Food Stamps
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Total household income at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines
This Free Government cell phones in Missouri can be avail from different sources either by online or offline by simple registration process which includes a valid U.S shipping address. These free government cell phones can be available from three major companies which include Reachout wireless, Safelink wireless, Assurance wireless and also available in several other Lifeline service cell phone companies. Apart from these there are also other cell phone companies who do offer the same.