Low-Cost Internet and Computers for Families - Comcast


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United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 - UWLC
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides discounted high-speed internet service at home for $9.95 per month (plus tax) for families with school-age children who are currently receiving free or reduced-price lunch. Eligible families also have the option to buy a computer for $149.99 (plus tax) that includes Microsoft Office and Norton™ Security Suite. There is no credit check, no term contract, and no installation fees.
LocationOut of State
Geographical AreaNationwide, Statewide
Facility/ADA AccessLimited, call for specific information
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website to apply.
Intake RequirementsApplicants must present a copy of one of the following items from the current or previous year:
- Letter from school on school letterhead stating the student is receiving free or reduced lunches form the National School Lunch Program - A letter showing the family is receiving food stamps from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) may be substituted for the letter from the school if student is receiving homeschooling, accompanied by a signed letter from the parent explaining homeschooling situation.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Language Line Available
EligibilityFamilies who have at least one child who qualifies for the National School Lunch Program. Eligible families cannot have outstanding debt to Comcast that is less than a year old. Families with debt to Comcast more than one year old may still qualify. Families must also live in an area where Comcast is available, but have not subscribed to it within the past 90 days.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesInternet Fee, Computer Fee
Fee AmountsApproximately $9.95/month, plus tax (Internet Service); Approximately $149.99, plus tax (Computer Costs)
Hours of Operation Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 1 a.m. (Internet Essentials Program; EST)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 1-855-847-3356 (Internet Essentials)
Physical Site Address 1 1701 John F Kennedy Blvd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19103
Main Phone 1-855-846-8376
Web Address https://internetessentials.com/Families
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Comcast
Affiliated Program: Comcast
This Service: Low-Cost Internet and Computers for Families - Comcast
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Computer Distribution Programs (BM-6000.1500)
Discounted Internet Service (BV-8900.1700-330)