For those who may need at home access to the Internet during this period, there are a few other free or reduced cost options being offered by commercial providers in our area.
- Spectrum Internet Assist -- reduced price Low Income Internet - Low Cost Internet for Families
AT&T Access -- reduced price Access from AT&T - Discount Internet Access
Comcast -- Free two months of Comcast internet for low income households https://www.internetessentials.com/covid19
Comcast public Wifi -- free for 60 days on all Xfinity-branded hotspots https://www.xfinity.com/
Charter Communications -- Free broadband to students! Click Here
Verizon Innovative Learning -- 3x capacity for existing users https://www.verizon.com/
Consolidated Communications – See the following message from Consolidated Communications:
Consolidated Communications has offered two months of Free Home Internet Service to help, including free installation for those who are not currently Consolidated customers.
"We agree that this is the responsible thing to do and we’re making this service available to our students immediately. Take advantage of this offer in two easy steps:
- Call Consolidated Communications: 1-855-399-3084
- Mention Offer Code: 'Two Months Free'
Students who call may also take advantage of Consolidated’s current promotion on Internet service, so you can stay connected affordably even after the first two months. And Consolidated doesn’t cap the amount of data you can use or charge extra based on your use."
Offers are subject to change based on the provider.
The Vermont Department of Public Service has put together a map of Public WiFi across the State, which is being updated regularly. Click here to see WiFi near you: https://vtpsd.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=c926d155167d4a5586e8e1aca1701cfa