Lifeline Service allows an eligible subscriber to obtain a single telephone. Lifeline is a government assistance program, the service is non-transferable, only eligible consumers may enroll in the program, and the program is limited to one discount per household. Many may qualify for the Lifeline/Link Up America program. You may contact the Dobson Telephone Office at 964-8600 for additional information or go to to review the application. On our website you can also go to the Helpful Links and then to Lifeline program to see if you are eligible for Lifeline.