Assist Wireless is here to provide an affordable cell phone service for individuals and families who qualify for government assistance. Assist Wireless, LLC, (“Assist,” “Assist Wireless” or the “Company”) a Limited Liability Company based in Fort Worth, TX, is one of the fastest growing wireless providers in the telecommunications industry targeting the unbanked/under-banked and credit-challenged consumer demographic.
Assist Wireless offers subsidized wireless service for low-income subscribers through a federally mandated low-income assistance program (Lifeline). To obtain Assist Wireless phones and subsidized services, subscribers must meet certain eligibility requirements.
Assist Wireless currently operates in Arkansas, Maryland and Oklahoma with planned expansion in California, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Texas.
Assist Wireless’ founders group and management team is led by David Dorwart, Chairman of the Board, and Byron Young, CEO. This group brings extensive experience in telecommunications with a deep understanding of the technical and operational issues unique to Lifeline products and compliance. As founders of dPi Teleconnect and New Talk, Inc., David Dorwart and Byron Young each have owned and operated successful landline providers in the telecommunications industry targeting Lifeline services. Collectively, this management team brings more than 100 years of combined experience with specific expertise in all areas of the industry. The management team has an extensive background in back office systems, automation, billing, call center solutions, outsourcing, order processing, Lifeline compliance, distribution, and carrier relationship management.