Residential and Business Discounts
CALIFORNIA LIFELINE SERVICE
FEDERAL ENHANCED LIFELINE SERVICE AND EXPANDED LINK UP
Above rates include the following:
- Local Unlimited Calling
- Access to Local Operator Services
- Access to Emergency 9-1-1 services
- Toll Blocking
- Access to Local and National Directory Assistance
- Access to Interexchange Service Providers
- Voice Grade access to the public switched network.
Sierra Telephone provides discounted monthly service rates and free Toll Blocking to all Residence Customers who qualify for California LifeLine Service or Federal Enhanced Lifeline Service.
For more information go to: https://www.californialifeline.com/en
California Teleconnect Fund (CTF) and Universal Service Schools and Libraries Program (E-Rate)
The CTF program provides a 25% off voice services and a 50% discount for broadband on select communications services to schools, libraries, hospitals and other non-profit organizations.
The program was established by Decision 96-10-066 on October 25, 1996. In this decision, the California Public Utilities Commission reaffirmed its commitment to universal service, and created the CTF program in accordance with state and federal directives. The program is funded through a surcharge on all customers that purchase intrastate telecommunications services.
For more information go to: http://cpuc.ca.gov/ctf
For more information go to: https://www.usac.org/sl