SOLARUS LIFELINE SERVICE

SOLARUS CUSTOMERS IN WISCONSIN RAPIDS AREA

The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin has designated Solarus the “Eligible Telecommunications Carrier” of the Wood Co. Telephone Co exchange for universal service purposes. The goal of universal service is to provide all citizens access to essential telecommunications services. Eligible services include telephone and internet service. Solarus provides single party residence (with unlimited local usage) and business service for rates which range from $22.68 for residential customers and $27.55 for business customers. This includes access to*:

  • Long Distance carriers
  • Emergency services
  • Operator services
  • Directory assistance
  • Telecom Relay services
  • Other Services Designed to Persons with Disabilities
  • Toll Blocking
  • Voice Mail
  • Caller ID and Name

In addition, Solarus provides one copy of its annual Local Directory without charge to its customers. Solarus offers the Lifeline & Link-Up programs to qualifying customers. Lifeline makes telephone or internet service more affordable by reducing the basic monthly charge for income-eligible households. This means you may receive a monthly discount for your basic phone or internet charges. You may qualify if you are a low income customer, or receive support under a number of state or federal programs. Link-Up provides discounts that help pay for most of the installation charges associated with Lifeline services located on Ho-Chunk tribal lands. Link-Up helps households without telephone or internet service to get it and those with service to keep it when they move. Please call 715-421-8111 for additional information on these programs. *Use of some of these services may result in added charges.

SOLARUS CUSTOMERS IN MANAWA AREA

*Use of some of these services may result in added charges The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin has designated Solarus the “Eligible Telecommunications Carrier” of the Manawa Telephone Co exchange for universal service purposes. The goal of universal service is to provide all citizens access to essential telecommunications services. Eligible services include telephone and internet service. Solarus provides single party residence rates from $30.00 for residential customers. This includes access to:

  • Emergency services
  • Operator services
  • Directory assistance
  • Telecom Relay services
  • Other Services Designed to Persons with Disabilities
  • Toll Blocking
  • Voice Mail
  • Caller ID and Name

Solarus provides rates starting at $38.29 for business customers. In addition, Solarus provides one copy of its annual Local Directory without charge to its customers. Solarus offers the Lifeline program to qualifying customers. Lifeline makes telephone or internet service more affordable by reducing the basic monthly charge for income-eligible households. This means you may receive a monthly discount for your basic phone or internet charges. You may qualify if you are a low income customer, or receive support under a number of state or federal programs. Please call 920-596-2535 for additional information on these programs.