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ReachOut Wireless

ReachOut is not as large as Safelink or Assurance Wireless, but being the nation's third largest Lifeline mobile provider we feel that it is an option that one can consider. ReachOut is the government assisted wireless service provided by Nexus Communications.

ReachOut Wireless Service Area

We could not confirm what networks ReachOut Wireless operates on. Please contact them to confirm service type and area.

What ReachOut Provides Customers

Reachout users are able to upgrade the free cell phone to more feature rich model. Like the other lifeline mobile providers, additional minutes and other services can be added to their monthly plans for additional fees. Some ReachOut plans require a minimum customer payment of $2.50 per month.

Qualifying for Reachout Wireless

ReachOut Wireless eligibility does depend on your state; you may qualify for ReachOut Wireless if you participate in Social Security Income (SSI), Medicaid, Food Stamps/SNAP or other programs. You can also qualify if your income meets government guidelines in your state. Please see our Lifeline Information By State page for web's most detailed information.

First you must determine if Assurance Wireless operate in your state. It operates in the following States:

Note: Reachout Wireless was founded in 2012 and is expanding into new states. As of now they only offer service in 12 states. Reachout Wireless may not currently offer service in your state, click here ( to begin the search for available providers in your area.

The remaining two requirements are that you must have a residential mailing address and like any program provider only one Lifeline phone is allowed per address. If you meet all the requirements you can apply by calling ReachOut at 1-877-870-9444, or emailing them at

ReachOut Mobile (Nexus Communications, Inc.)
P.O. Box 247168
Columbus, OH 43224
Technical Support: 1-888-820-6587
Customer Service: 1-877-870-9222
Fax: 1-877-870-9333

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