Free cell phones and minutes to low income residents

COLUMBIA (WACH) -- A cell phone provider is giving away free phones and talk time to low income residents across the state.

Assurance Wireless, a service from Virgin Mobile, is giving away a free wireless phone and 250 monthly minutes of service to eligible customers.

Residents who participate in Medicaid, food stamps and other programs are eligible.

Click here to find out more about the program.