Anyone who meets the following criteria may apply:
✔︎ Be a resident of the state of Arkansas.
✔︎ Have personal telecommunication service. TAP does not pay for anyone’s phone service.
✔︎ Have a disability certified by a qualified professional verifying the need for specialized telecommunication equipment. A listing of qualified professionals can be found on our TAP application.
✔︎ Meet financial income standards. If the applicant’s income is $50,000 a year or below, the equipment is provided free. If the applicant has an income greater than $50,000, a shared cost option is available.