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09/07/2012 Contact: 850-413-6482

PSC to Hold Lifeline Assistance Meeting in Miami Gardens


TALLAHASSEE — Florida’s Public Service Commission will host an information session on Tuesday, September 11 in Miami Gardens for Workforce Center trainers to learn about the Lifeline Assistance (Lifeline) discounted telephone program benefitting their clients.

This event highlights “National Lifeline Awareness Week,” September 10-14, which aims to raise awareness and increase participation in the Lifeline program.  Attendees will learn about recent Federal Communication Commission (FCC) changes to the Lifeline program and how to sign up eligible clients.

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

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
South Florida WorkForce
Carol City Career Center
4690 NW 183 Street
Miami Gardens, Florida  33055

The FCC, the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, and the National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates are supporting this year’s National Lifeline Awareness Week, September 10-14.  For more information, visit www.floridapsc.com, www.lifeline.gov, and www.naruc.org.

Follow the PSC on Twitter, @floridapsc.



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