Phone FAQs

What are the eligibility requirements for Lifeline Phone Credit?


There are two methods of determining eligibility requirements.

Method 1: Participation in Federal/State programs (such as Medicaid, Supplemental Security Income, or Section 8 Federal Publish Housing Assistance, etc.).

Method 2: Income-based criteria.

Number in Household Maximum Yearly Gross Income
1 $16,038
2 $21,627
3 $27,216
4 $32,805
5 $38,394
6 $43,983
7 $49,586
8 $55,202
For each additional person, add... $5,616

 

Note: At this time, Time Warner Cable offers the Lifeline Phone Credit program in California and New York only.