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Illinois: Free Cell Phones (Lifeline)

Americans facing financial challenges can’t afford to pay hundreds of dollars per month for cell phone service. That’s why YourTel Wireless is offering low-income families in Illinois Free cell phones and free wireless service through the Lifeline program.

The cell phones and service are completely free for eligible seniors and low-income customers. There are no contracts, no deposits, and no credit checks. Sign up online today!

Illinois Lifeline Wireless Plans

Along with a Free phone, eligible Illinois customers can receive free wireless service through the Lifeline program. This wireless program gives low-income families the opportunities and security that come with phone service. Lifeline cell phone available in Illinois are:

Illinois Lifeline Cell Phone Plan 250

  • 250 FREE Voice Minutes per month
  • 1 Minute per Sent/Received Text Message

Additional blocks of minutes can be purchased a low cost. Check out our other wireless plans designed to supplement the Free cell phone plan provided.

Eligibility for Free Cell Phone Service in Illinois

In order to qualify for a Free phone in Illinois under Lifeline, you must be eligible for one of the following government assistance programs:

  • Federal Public Housing Assistance
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (f/k/a Food Stamps)
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • National School Lunch Program's Free Lunch Program
  • Medicaid (a/k/a IL Health Connect)
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

For more information on Free cell phones or lifeline eligibility in Illinois, visit our plans section or contact us for more details. Some restrictions may apply.

YourTel Wireless is a Lifeline Phone Service Provider

YourTel Wireless is a provider of Lifeline, frequently referred to as the free cell phone program. The program provides free cell phone service to eligible participants. Any free cell phone offering is that of YourTel and not the Lifeline program. See our FAQs page for details.