Safelink Wireless Lifeline Smartphones & Phones

New or returning customers of Safelink Wireless Lifeline get a free smartphone or a free cell phone and 500 free monthly voice minutes & unlimited text messages for the first four months. After this period, you get 350 free minutes and the unlimited number of texts!

The fastest way to enroll in a free government cell phone program of Safelink Wireless is to apply through its website at Similarly, you can initiate enrollment process by calling Safelink Wireless customers service number for enrollment and plan changes support. It is 1-800-Safelink (1-800-723-3546). Furthermore, an applicant can send the application by regular mail to SafeLink Wireless, PO Box 220009, Milwaukie, OR 97269-0009.

Safelink Wireless is one of the largest telecommunication companies providing U.S. government free phones and service assistance to low-income citizens who can provide proof of their status. This brings us back to the eligibility issue. Given that you have read the Am I Eligible? page of our website, you should have a more or less complete idea if you can qualify for Safelink Wireless Lifeline program. For some reason, low-income people tend not to apply if they do not participate in federal help programs. It’s never too late to reconsider. Just make sure your income is below or close to the poverty level in your state. See the States page of our website in the main menu on the top.

Safelink Wireless Lifeline Plans

A company offers a number of free plans to its customers. Interestingly, you can change your plan once a month before the 25th of the month when you get minutes and messages allotment. So, the Safelink Wireless plans are the following free:

  1. 350 free monthly minute plan. The con of it is that the minutes do not roll over to the next month.
  2. 125 free monthly minute plan. Unused minutes are transferred to the next month and added with another 125 at a time of allotment.
  3. 68 free monthly minute plan. This one includes all the benefits of the “125” plan plus allows you to call 100+ international long distance destinations within the 68-minute limit.

In case you need more minute, Safelink Wireless top up is a solution. You can buy more Safelink Wireless minutes online at or at retail stores that sell the top up cards.

Safelink Wireless Smartphones and Cell Phones

The company sends free smartphones and free cell phones  (usually, Motorola, Nokia, LG, and Kyocera) to its new customers choosing the phone model itself. You do not have a vote in this process. However, you can bring your smartphone or cell phone and use it as a Safelink smartphone or cell phones. Another option would be to upgrade to a better model of Safe Link Wireless smartphones. This can be done through the online store of Safelink Wireless. Apple iPhone is also for sale there, though it is not a free Obama smartphone.