Affordable Connectivity program
A New Way to Receive Your Benefits
Most Common ways to Qualify for ACP
1If you use Snap or any type of assisted food program
The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), called food assistance in Florida and formerly known as the Food Stamp Program, provides food benefits, access to a healthy diet, and education on food preparation and nutrition to low-income households. Recipients spend their benefits (provided on an electronic card that is used like an ATM card) to buy eligible food in authorized retail food stores. SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net. The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) works with state agencies, nutrition educators, and neighborhood and faith-based organizations to ensure those eligible for nutrition assistance can make informed decisions about applying for the program and can access benefits. SNAP is the federal name for the program. State programs may have different names.
Florida Medicaid is the state and Federal partnership that provides health coverage for selected categories of people in Florida with low incomes. Its purpose is to improve the health of people who might otherwise go without medical care for themselves and their children.
3Federal Housing Assistance, including:
Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program (Section 8 Vouchers) Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA)/Section 202/ Section 811 Public Housing Affordable Housing Programs for American Indians, Alaska Natives or Native Hawaiians Supplemental Security Income (SSI) WIC Veterans Pension or Survivor Benefits or Lifeline;
This is one of the most easiest way to qualify, just bring the paystubs that you get from your work, if your anual income is lower then 50K your chance of approval is high