Getting Started with the Lifeline Program

In our day and age, a cell phone is a lifeline. Everyone should have phone access to connect to jobs, family, and emergency services, regardless of their income or individual circumstances. Blue Jay Wireless is dedicated to putting cell phones in the hands of those who need them. Here’s how you can get started.

1. Where is Blue Jay Service Available?

AK AL AR AZ CA CO CT DC DE FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA MA MD ME MI MN MO MS MT NC ND NE NH NJ NM NV NY OH OK OR PA PR RI SC SD TN TX UT VA VT WA WI WV WY

Start your application here today!

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2. Who Can Apply with Blue Jay?

  • SNAP
  • FPHA
  • Medicaid

If you are enrolled in any of the programs above, or any other qualifying programs, you may qualify for the Lifeline Program and a free phone from Blue Jay. If not, don’t worry! Visit our Plans page to find more information about the eligibility requirements in your state and for a complete list of qualifying methods.

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3. What Do I Get with Blue Jay?

  • Free PhoneFree Phone
  • Free ServiceFree Service

It doesn’t get much better than that!

You will receive a free mobile handset with caller ID, call waiting, three-way calling, and call forwarding. There are multiple free and low-cost phone plans available for you to customize our service to fit your needs. See Terms and Conditions for more information.

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4. How Do I Apply with Blue Jay?

  • Your Free Phone.

    It’s just a few clicks away.

  • Find a Blue Jay Wireless Samaritan

    Apply in person

5. How Do I Get My Phone from Blue Jay?

  • Find Out Status

    Let us mail it to you

    If you apply with Blue Jay online, you will receive your phone in the mail if approved.

    Please email us at service@bluejaywireless.com with any questions. Thanks!

  • Samaritan Locator

    Visit a Samaritan in field

    If you’d like a phone today, check our Samaritan Locator to see if you can visit a Samaritan nearby and enroll in-person.

    Find a Location

It’s that simple!