LIFELINE SERVICE – LOW INCOME FEDERAL PROGRAM
DeKalb Telephone Cooperative, Inc., d/b/a DTC Communications (hereinafter referred to as “DTC”), has been designated as an “Eligible Telecommunications Carrier” within its service area for universal service purposes. The goal of universal service is to provide all Tennessee citizens access to essential telecommunications services.
Lifeline is a federal program for low income households and qualified residential recipients. You may qualify in any of these programs:
• Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
• Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
• Section 8 Federal Public Housing Assistance (FPHA)
• Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit Program
Lifeline Service includes a monthly discount for basic phone or broadband charges. Only one discount is available per household. Lifeline is non-transferable. Please call DTC Communications at 615.529.2955 if you have any questions or to inquire about the Lifeline Service Program.
Click here for the LIFELINE APPLICATION.