Assurance Wireless Oregon
For residents of Oregon, we have exciting news! Assurance Wireless has now started service in the state of Oregon, offering phones and monthly minutes to the people of the state, absolutely free. Assurance Wireless is the first of the free Lifeline carriers to offer phones to residents of Oregon, which will certainly be welcomed by those trying to make ends meet. In this manufacturing-dependent state which has slowly but steadily increased its employment rolls over the past few months, eligible applicants can now save hundreds of dollars a year on cell phone service.
As a resident of Oregon, you may be eligible to get a cell phone and 250 minutes monthly, absolutely free. As a customer of Assurance Wireless, you never, ever need to pay a fee or make any deposits, commit to a contract or submit to a credit check.
You may qualify for Assurance Wireless service in Oregon under government program-based eligibility criteria only as long as no one else in your household currently has a Lifeline phone; and you use your home mailing address on the application.
How to Qualify for Assurance Wireless in Oregon
Government Program-Based Eligibility Guidelines
If you are a participant in one or more of the following government assistance programs, you probably qualify for Assurance Wireless phone service in Oregon:
- Food Stamps (SNAP)
- National School Lunch (Free Program Only)*
- Social Security Income (SSI)
- Medicaid (Certain State Medical Programs at or below 135% of Federal Poverty guidelines)
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
* Please provide a copy of the official letter from your school district indicating current participation in the plan.
If you qualify for Assurance Wireless service under government program-based eligibility guidelines, you are NOW required to send in any supporting documentation at this time (with the exception of the National School Lunch Program).
Income-Based Eligibility Guidelines
As of now, there is no income provision in the state of Oregon. As the program was just announced, you may check back with us to see if there are any adjustments in this area,
For an Application for an Assurance Wireless phone as a Oregon resident, please click the link below.