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Free Cell Phone

State Provided Cell Phones for Maryland Residents

The Safelink phone program, provided by the state of Maryland, provides eligible households with a free phone service.

Here’s what you'll recieve: 

  • A smartphone and 350 minutes per month.
  • 500 MB of mobile data per month. 1 GB/month for the first 3 months if you Bring Your Own Phone (BYOP).
  • Unlimited text messages.

You can sign up for the SafeLink phone program anytime:

  • Visit to apply online.
  • Call Safelink at 1-877-631-2550 to apply over the phone.