Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

Free Government Smartphones

The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a program initiated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the United States. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you can receive a smartphone from a provider in our office.

You may be eligible to receive free government phone service, plus a free phone, if you participate in the Lifeline program or any of the following government programs:
  • Food Stamps/SNAP
  • Medicaid
  • SSI: Supplemental Security Income
  • Veterans Pension benefit or Survivors Pension
  • Section 8 or Federal Public Housing Assistance
  • School Lunch Program: Free and Reduced-Price
  • School Breakfast Program including the USDA Community Eligibility Provisions for 2020-2022
  • Federal Pell Grant during the current award year
  • WIC: The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women Infants and Children
Affordable Connectivity Program - Free Government Smartphones

For more information, our office is here to guide you through the application process and address any specific questions you may have. For a comprehensive understanding and direct access to assistance, we strongly encourage you to walk into our office or give us a call at (727) 353-3357 

What Does Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) Include?


  • Unlimited Nationwide Calling


  • Unlimited Text Messaging


  • Call Waiting


  • Three-way calling


  • Voicemail


  • Caller ID service


  • No roaming charges


  • No charge for domestic long distance calls


  • Free 911 Service


  • Affordable Recharge Plans


  • Hotspot

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Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) Benefits

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Contact Us For More Information

Whether you choose to walk into our office or prefer to call, Healing Pinellas is dedicated to being your go-to resource for Community assistance in St. Petersburg. We invite you to visit the Healing Pinellas office or give us a call. Your journey to accessing Florida Community benefits begins with direct and reliable assistance from Healing Pinellas.

For direct access to assistance over the phone, call us at (727) 353-3357. Our team is committed to providing the same level of support and information to ensure that you have a comprehensive understanding of Community Assistance Programs in St. Petersburg.

Free Phone Program Assistance

Lifeline Support for Affordable Communications - Free Phone Program

Lifeline’s Impact on Affordable Communication in Florida

Lifeline is an FCC program that helps make communications services more affordable for low-income
consumers. Lifeline provides subscribers a discount on qualifying monthly telephone service,
broadband Internet service, or bundled voice-broadband packages purchased from participating
wireline or wireless providers

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