2-1-1 is a free phone number and online database that connects Californians quickly and effectively to existing health and human service programs, joblessness support, and disaster response information in their communities. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and in 150 different languages.
If a family participates in a government assistance program or is eligible for Free/Reduced lunch they could be eligible for a free Safelink Wireless phone and free monthly minutes.
This program is limited to one phone per household, no credit report is necessary, no contracts are required and there will never be an invoice or bill.
Check the eligibility requirements on-line at www.safelinkca.com or call 1-800-723-3546.