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Free Cell Phones for the Homeless

If you are homeless and living in Fresno (or anywhere in California), you are probably eligible to receive a free cell phone as part of a program run by the state Public Utilities Commission. If you receive food stamps, Medicaid, earn less than $14,702 a year or are enrolled in one of several federal and state programs, you can apply to receive a free cell phone.

To apply for your free cell phone, visit the Web sites of Assurance Wireless ( or Reach Out Wireless (

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