Pennsylvania EBT Discounts and Perks 2019

If you have heard about Pennslyvania EBT discounts and perks but are not sure how to take advantage of them, we can help you.

In this post, we will review all the amazing perks and discounts that are available to EBT cardholders in Pennslyvania. Simply use your food stamps card to take advantage of these offers.

Most notable of the discounts include about 50% off Amazon Prime.

About Amazon Prime members receive benefits which include FREE, fast, one-day shipping on millions of items on Amazon, streaming of movies, TV shows and music, exclusive shopping deals and selection, unlimited reading, and more.

In addition, there are also discounted home internet services for those who qualify.

Also, the Pennsylvania Access Card gives you discounted or FREE access to museums and other great family-friendly places in the state of Pennslyvania.

In this post, we are going to share all the exciting Pennsylvania EBT discounts, perks, and free stuff available to cardholders.
"Pennsylvania EBT Discounts"

National EBT Discounts:

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

Amazon Prime EBT Discount

If you have a Pennsylvania Access 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 Amazon.com. 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)

Pennslyvania EBT Discounts:

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 Pennsylvania.

Company NamePhone
StandUP Wireless800-544-4441
Assurance Wireless888-898-4888
Life Wireless888-543-3620
Tag Mobile866-959-4918
Q Link Wireless855-754-6543
Air Voice Wireless877-247-7799
Blue Wireless716-605-9500
Boomerang Wireless866-488-8719
T-Mobile800-937-8997
Amerimex888-900-8593
Safelink Wireless800-723-3546
iWireless888-900-5899
Yourtel America855-299-9990
Sage Telecom Communicaitons, LLC866-385-7281

Discounted Home Phone Services

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

Company NamePhone
Venus Telephone Corporation814-354-2192
Consolidated Communications of Pennsylvania Company844-968-7224
TDS Telecom/Mahanoy & Mahantango Telephone Company888-225-5837
North Penn Telephone Company570-549-3705
The North-Eastern Pennsylvania Telephone Company866-785-3131
Windstream Communications800-347-1991
LHTC Broadband570-937-4114
Frontier Communications800-921-8101
Consolidated Communications844-968-7224
Ironton Telephone Company610-799-3131
Verizon800-924-0585
Yukon-Waltz Telephone Company724-722-3131
Palmerton Telephone Company610-826-6650
Service Electric Telephone Company800-232-9100
Armstrong Telephone Company724-283-0925
Citizens Telephone Company of Kecksburg724-423-4444
Lackawaxen Telecommunications Services724-593-2411
CenturyLink800-407-5411
Laurel Highland Telephone Company724-593-2411
Pymatuning Telephone Co.724-646-5400
TDS Telecom/Sugar Valley Telephone Company888-225-5837
Hickory Telephone Company724-356-2211

Internet Service

Your EBT card may qualify you for discounted home internet service under the Federal Lifeline program for low-income families and individuals. The program currently provides $9.25 a month per household toward phone or internet service.

Discounted Museums Admission

As an EBT cardholder in Pennsylvania, you also get discounted or FREE access to museums and other great family-friendly places. We have compiled the list below for your convenience.

The Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania 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:

Pennsylvania Military Museum

51 Boal Avenue 

Boalsburg, Pennsylvania 16827

814-466-6263

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Pasto Agricultural Museum

2710 West Pine Grove Road 

Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania 16865

814-863-1383

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Lewisburg Children’s Museum

815 Market Street 

Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

570-768-4914

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Joseph Priestley House Museum

472 Priestley Avenue 

Northumberland, Pennsylvania 17857

570-473-9474

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State Museum of Pennsylvania

300 North St. 

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17120

717-787-4980

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Somerset Historical Center

10649 Somerset Pike 

Somerset, Pennsylvania 15501

814-445-6077

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Cornwall Iron Furnace

94 Rexmont Road 

Lebanon, Pennsylvania 17016

717-272-9711

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Conrad Weiser Homestead

28 Weiser Lane 

Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania 19567

610-589-2934

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Drake Well Museum and Park

202 Museum Lane 

Titusville, Pennsylvania 16354

814-827-2797

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Bushy Run Battlefield

1253 Bushy Run Road 

Jeannette, Pennsylvania 15644

724-527-5584

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Eckley Miners’ Village

2 Eckley Main Street 

Weatherly, Pennsylvania 18255

570-636-2070

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Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum

2451 Kissel Hill Road 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17601

717-569-0401

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Ephrata Cloister

632 West Main Street 

Ephrata, Pennsylvania 17522

717-733-6600

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Reading Area Firefighters Museum

501 South Fifth St. 

Reading, Pennsylvania 19601

484-525-0590

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Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

300 Gap Road 

Ronks, Pennsylvania 17579

717-687-8628

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Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum (PHMC)

22 Bald Mountain Road 

Scranton, Pennsylvania 18504

570-963-4804

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Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh

10 Children’s Way 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212 United States

(412) 322-5058

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Mattress Factory

500 Sampsonia Way 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212

412-231-3169

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Old Economy Village

270 Sixteenth Street 

Ambridge, Pennsylvania 15003

724-266-4500

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ExpERIEnce Children’s Museum

420 French Street 

Erie, Pennsylvania 16507

814-453-3743

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Erie Art Museum

20 East 5th Street 

Erie, Pennsylvania 16501

814-459-5477

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Erie Maritime Museum and U.S. Brig Niagara

150 East Front Street 

Erie, Pennsylvania 16507

814-452-2744

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Brandywine Battlefield Park

1491 Baltimore Pike 

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania 19317

610-459-3342

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Graeme Park

859 County Line Road 

Horsham, Pennsylvania 19044

215-343-0965

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Please Touch Museum

4231 Avenue of the Republic 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131

215-581-3181

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130

215-763-8100

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Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)

3260 South Street 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

215-898-4000

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Bucks County Children’s Museum

500 Union Square Drive 

New Hope, Pennsylvania 18938

215-693-1290

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Pennsylvania Lumber Museum

5660 U.S. Route 6 West 

Ulysses, Pennsylvania 16948

814-435-2652

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Pennsbury Manor

400 Pennsbury Memorial Rd. 

Morrisville, Pennsylvania 19067

215-946-0400

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