Pierce County - Utilities

Telephone and cell phone services

Assurance Wireless (free for low income)

1-888-898-4888 

http://www.assurancewireless.com/Public/Welcome.aspx

Enrollment is available to individuals who qualify based on federal or state-specific eligibility criteria.

You may qualify if you are on certain public assistance programs, like Medicaid or Supplemental

Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). You can also qualify based on your household income.

AT&T Wireless Lifeline Service

1-800-377-9450 

http://www.wireless.att.com/learn/articles-resources/community-support/lifeline-link-up.jsp#Washington

Catholic Community Services Tahoma Family Center 

1-800-372-3697 

http://www.ccsww.org/site/PageServer?pagename=fc_pierce

Family Need of Tacoma (energy assistance, including oil, heat): 

 

If you live in Tacoma - Metropolitan Development Council 253-572-5557 

If you live outside Tacoma - Pierce County Community Services 1-800-348-7144

Families Unlimited Network

PO Box 65672

University Place, WA 98464

253-460-3134 

http://www.familiesunlimitednetwork.org

Pierce County Community Action Program

This agency provides information about help with utility costs

253-798-7240 

Safelink Wireless (free for low income)

1-800-723-3546 

http://www.safelinkwireless.com

 

South Sound Outreach Services

1106 Martin Luther King Jr. Way

Tacoma, WA 98405

253-593-2111 

http://www.southsoundoutreach.org

Tacoma Public Utilities (payment assistance information) 

 

Provides financial assistance to those residential customers whose income qualifies,

and offers a discounted rate to those 62 years or older

Washington Telephone Access Program 1-800-562-6150