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09/10/2010 Contact: 850-413-6482

Lifeline Awareness Week in Macclenny


TALLAHASSEE — Florida’s Public Service Commission (PSC) will join Northeast Florida Telephone Company in hosting an information session for local residents to learn about saving money on their phone bills through the Link-Up Florida and Lifeline Assistance discount telephone programs.  The event is on Tuesday, September 14 in Macclenny.

This is one of several events across the state to observe “National Lifeline Awareness Week,” September 13-19, which aims to raise awareness and increase participation in the discounted telephone programs.  Representatives will be available to sign up qualified residents for the programs.

Residents will learn how to save money on telephone bills, how to obtain a phone for the deaf and hard of hearing, and what services are offered for the vision impaired.

The event will be held at the following time and location:

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
12:00 p.m./Noon
Council on Aging
101 East Macclenny Avenue
Macclenny, Florida

For additional information, visit www.floridapsc.com.



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