Lifeline Assistance Programs
Lifeline assistance lowers the cost of basic monthly local telephone service. Eligible consumers can receive up to $9.25 per month in discounts.
You are eligible for Lifeline if you participate in one of the following programs:
- Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly know as Food Stamps)
- Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
- Veterans’s Pension
- Survivor Benefit Programs
Please call NCC at 701-568-3331 if you think you are eligible for Lifeline and click below to download an application form
Any Restrictions? Government rules specifically state that each subscriber can have no more than one Lifeline discounted service. Lifeline is limited to one per household and non-transferable between individuals.