Lower Your Internet Cost With Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

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A new program aimed to lower the cost of internet services for families who received free or reduced price meals. The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) provides eligible households up to $30/month toward their internet bill and a one-time discount up to of $100 towards purchasing a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet.

 

Who is eligible?

  • Households with a child who is approved to receive free or reduced price meals within the last 12 months including children participating in CEP.
  • Households whose income is at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level
  • Or a household participating in federal programs such as SNAP, WIC, Medicaid, and Federal Public Housing Assistance.

Families can check their eligibility, sign up, and find fully covered plans at GetInternet.gov (mobile-accessible and available in Spanish) or by calling 877-384-2575.

 

When completing the form at GetInternet.gov, make sure you use these two answers if none of the others pertain to you:

QUALIFY THROUGH A GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

ENROLLMENT AT A USDA COMMUNITY ELIGIBILTY PROVISION(CEP) SCHOOL

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