Kentucky EBT Discounts and Perks [2022 Edition]

Do you know about Kentucky EBT Discounts and perks? Most Kentucky cardholders are not aware of the awesome benefits that come with their Card. If you have a Kentucky EBT Card, your card comes with discounts and perks exclusive to EBT cardholders.

This includes discounted admission to museums, zoos, and aquariums, more than 50% discount on Amazon Prime Membership.

In addition, your Kentucky EBT Card qualifies you for discounted or FREE cell phone and home internet plans. 

In this post, we are going to share with you the most exciting Kentucky EBT discounts, perks, and free stuff.
"Kentucky EBT Discounts and Perks"

National EBT Discounts

Below are the discounts that are available to all EBT Cardholders across the United States, that can also be redeemed by Kentucky EBT Card Holders.

Amazon Prime EBT Discount

If you have a Kentucky EBT Card, you can now sign up for Amazon Prime EBT Discount and get all the great benefits that come with Prime membership, at a fraction of the cost.

The regular Amazon Prime membership is $12.99 a month. However, if you have an EBT Card, you can get Prime Membership for $5.99. That’s over 50% off the regular price.

Given that Amazon is part of the USDA pilot of vendors approved to accept food stamps online for delivery, prime membership allows you to order groceries through Amazon Pantry in certain parts of the country.

Sign up for Amazon Prime EBT Discount

If you are not sure if the Amazon Prime EBT Discount is worth it, here is a summary of the what you get with your Amazon Prime membership:

FREE, Fast Delivery on Millions of Items

With Amazon Prime membership, you get fast, free shipping on over 50 million eligible items on They have also rolled out a program recently that allows people who live in certain metropolitan areas to get FREE Same-Day Delivery on over a million items and FREE 2-hour delivery with Prime Now on daily essentials and groceries.

Instantly Stream TV Shows and Movies

One of the most popular features is the instant streaming of TV Shows and Movies. Your Prime membership includes instant access to thousands of movies and TV shows at no additional cost. You can stream all these on select Smart TVs, Roku, Xbox, Amazon Fire TV, iPhones, tablets, and Android devices.

Other Benefits of Amazon Prime

  • Buy groceries online with your EBT Card through Amazon Pantry for delivery (in states where this is available)
  • Over two million songs. Thousands of playlists and stations (On-demand, ad-free music streaming)
  • Books, Magazines & More (Unlimited reading on any device)
  • Original audio series from Audible (Unlimited listening to original audio series)
  • Twitch Prime (Get free game content every month, exclusive discounts, plus loads more)
  • All your photos, together at last (Free unlimited photo storage)

Kentucky EBT Discounts for 2022

Lifeline Program

If you are currently on Food Stamps/EBT Cardholder, and your income is below a certain level, you may qualify for FREE or low-cost home or cell phone service for you or a member of your family through the Federal Lifeline Program, which serves nearly 13 million Americans.

The Lifeline program helps to lower the monthly cost of phone and internet service. Eligible customers will get at least $9.25 toward their monthly bill. You can only use Lifeline for either phone or internet service, but not both.

Discounted Cell Phone Services

Below is a list of cell phone providers that participate in the Lifeline program in the state of Kentucky.

Company Name Phone
TruConnect 800-430-0443
Tempo Telecom 877-822-8501
Tag Mobile 866-959-4918
T-Mobile 800-937-8997
StandUP Wireless 800-544-4441
Safelink Wireless 800-723-3546
Q Link Wireless 855-754-6543
Mobile Nation 877-732-2147
Life Wireless 888-543-3620
Easy Wireless 877-476-3451
Duo County Telephone Cooperative, Inc. 270-343-3131
Boomerang Wireless 866-488-8719
Bluegrass Cellular 800-928-2355
Blue Jay Wireless 855-425-8529
AT&T Mobility 800-377-9450
Assurance Wireless 888-898-4888
Appalachian Wireless 800-438-2355
Amerimex Communications 888-224-3213
American Assistance 866-966-2628
Air Voice Wireless 877-247-7799
Access Wireless 866-594-3644

Discounted Home Phone Services

Below is a list of home phone providers that participate in the Lifeline program in the state of Kentucky.

Company Name Phone
WK&T Telecommunications 877-954-8748
Windstream Communications 800-347-1991
Thacker-Grigsby Telephone Company 606-785-9500
TDS Telecom/Salem Telephone Company 888-225-5837
TDS Telecom/Lewisport Telephone Company 888-225-5837
TDS Telecom/Leslie County Telephone Company 888-225-5837
South Central Telecom 270-678-2111
South Central Rural Telephone Cooperative 270-678-2111
Peoples Rural Telephone Cooperative 606-287-7101
Mountain Rural Telephone 606-743-3121
Logan Telephone Cooperative 270-542-4121
Global Connection of America 877-511-3009
Foothills Rural Telephone Cooperative Corp, Inc. 888-262-3782
e-Tel 270-753-5312
Duo County Telephone Cooperative, Inc. 270-343-3131
Dialog Telecommunications 888-439-6100
Coalfields Telephone 606-478-9401
Cincinnati Bell 888-246-2355
Brandenburg Telephone Company 270-422-2121
Ballard Rural Telephone Coop 270-665-5186
AT&T 855-301-0355

Discounted Internet Service

The new Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) provides discounted internet to EBT Cardholders. The program provides households with a $30 discount on their internet service each month.

Plus, you could also get a one-time $100 discount on the purchase of an eligible laptop, desktop or tablet.

You can combine the $30 ACP internet credit with your Lifeline phone service to save even more on your phone and internet bill each month.

To find out how to apply, check out our article here.

Discounted Museums Admission

As mentioned earlier, your EBT Card gives you discounted or FREE access to museums and other great family-friendly places. We have compiled the list below for your convenience.

The Kentucky Museums listed below all offer individual admission fees ranging from FREE to $3.00 to individuals and families who have an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card, and a valid form of photo ID.

The offer covers up to four individuals per EBT card, which means that if you have a family of 4, you can use your Kentucky EBT card to get the special discounted rate or the free admission for all four members.

These rates are available during all normal operating hours. We advise that you call the museum first before you go – so that you can find out what their special rate is for EBT Cardholders (whether it’s free admission or $3).

Here is the list of participating Museums:

Speed Art Museum

2035 South Third Street 

Louisville, Kentucky 40208




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