Details for Verizon Lifeline Service


IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING VERIZON'S LIFELINE SERVICE IN VIRGINIA Lifeline is a government assistance program that is supported by the Virginia State Corporation Commission and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Verizon is an Eligible Telecommunications Carrier and offers discounted Residence Voice as a Lifeline supported service. Monthly basic rates range from $13.51, with an allowance of 50 outgoing local calls, to $25.36, with unlimited local calling. Availability of calling plans will vary by location. Verizon also offers a monthly Lifeline discount to qualified customers who subscribe to Fios Internet Service. Eligible customers will receive a $9.25 per month discount. Customers may choose to apply the Lifeline discount to either Voice or Broadband service on their account, but not both. Only eligible consumers with the required documentation may enroll in the program. You may qualify for Lifeline service by verifying participation in certain government assistance programs or if annual income meets criteria based on Federal Poverty Guidelines. If you qualify based on income, you will be required to provide income verification. In addition, the Lifeline program is limited to one discount per household consisting of either broadband, wireline, or wireless service. Therefore, you are required to certify and agree that no other member of the household is receiving Lifeline service from Verizon or another communications provider. Lifeline service is a non-transferable benefit. Consumers who willfully make false statements in order to obtain the benefit may be punished by fine or imprisonment, or may be barred from the program. You must meet certain eligibility requirements in VA in order to qualify for Lifeline Service. An Application for Verizon Lifeline Service may be obtained by contacting Verizon at or by phone at 1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966). To find out more information you may contact the Universal Service Administrative Company, which administers Lifeline for the FCC, by calling 800-234-9473 or by accessing their website at All rates, terms and conditions included in this notice are subject to change and are current at the time of printing. VERIZON VIRGINIA LLC VERIZON SOUTH INC.