Michigan Lifeline Program

Who is eligible for the Michigan Lifeline program?

The following are the current eligibility criteria for Michigan. To qualify for Lifeline, your household income must be at or below the guidelines listed in the chart, or you must participate in one of the following assistance programs:

  • Medicaid
  • Food Assistance
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance (Section 8)
  • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Temporary Assistance to Needy Families, or
  • The National School Lunch Program (free and reduced price lunch)

 

150% of 2019 Poverty Guideline
Number of Household Members Annual Income (AGI)
1 $18,735
2 $25,365
3 $31,995
4 $38,625
5 $45,255
6 $51,885
7 $58,515
8 $65,145
For each additional household member, add: $6,630