Reachout Wireless Phone Plans

By | August 9, 2012

Reachout Wireless phone plans, offer phones to low-income individuals and families. The Federal Universal Service Fund (USF), assists struggling families by providing affordable mobile phone service, through the Lifeline program.  Reachout, is one of the major cellular providers and are found statewide. To enroll, click on the link at the end of this article. You are eligible if your gross family income is at or below the national poverty standards.

If you are working or receiving government aid, you can to apply and qualify for a ReachOut Wireless phone.  Reachout is one of the top three proviers of government subsidized phones. in the country.  They were founded in 2008 and are still growing and looking for ways to provided excellent services.

Reachout  Eligibility

alt="reachout wireless phone"These government-subsidized phones help many people get back on their feet, get new jobs, communicate with friends and family. Your free cellphone will come with not credit checks, lone-term contracts or obligations. If you need a little help you owe it to yourself to check out the Lifeline Assistance Program. This temporary help is available to you, on a year to year basis.

You will need to re-certify your eligibility on the anniversary date you received your were approved.  These benefits, can make a difference in the lives of many people. Maybe even someone your know. Reachout Wireless, is one the most well know and top major mobile companies, working with Lifeline and the FCC

Do you Qualify?

It is pretty simple to qualify.  Eligibility is based on your financial situation.   You qualify if your gross yearly income is at or below 135% of the U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines.  You are also eligible, if you receive:

  • Medicaid
  • SSI Disability
  • Food Stamps/SNAPS
  • WIC (Woman and Infant Children)
  • National School Lunch Program
  • Federal Public Housing (Section 8)
  • Supplemental Security Income SSI
  • Home Heating Assistance ( LIHEAP)
  • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)
  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

How to Qualify for a ReachOut Wireless Phone

The ReachOut Wireless benefits, are provided by one of the top free providers, offering government approved phones.   If you are considering on of ReachOut plans, you can apply for a cell phone by going to the company website, entering your zip code to determine if the program is available in your state.

If the program is in your area apply online. You can also apply by phone or downloading and faxing the application to the company.  New Lifeline rules help to ensure only those who qualify receive this help. You may have to submit proof of your income status. You will receive a free phone 8 to 10 days after you are approved.

 Benefits you will Receive

  • Phone and 250 minutes
  • Low cost text messaging
  • 3 way calling and voice mail
  • Caller ID
  • Long distance
  • International
  • Call forwarding

*Each year you must re-certify for your benefits, as well as provide proof you are still enrolled in a government assistance program

NEXT STEP:   How to Upgrade with Reachout

P.O. Box 247168
Columbus, OH 43224
1-877-870-9444 Enroll Now


9 thoughts on “Reachout Wireless Phone Plans

  1. Tony

    How do I go about changing my mobile number?

    1. Pamela Lipscomb Post author

      Go to the site of the company you have your service or call to request a new phone number. There may be a charge for changing your phone depending on the reason for the change. Good luck Mickey!

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