Make plans to attend an informational meetings about the Affordable Connectivity Program: Do you need help finding affordable internet, then find out how it works and if you qualify for this program? The Affordable Connectivity Program or ACP provides a benefit of up to $30 per month for internet service. The benefit is available to eligible new customers, current customers, or households who have had internet service in the past. In addition to providing monthly discount for internet service, ACP also provides a one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet purchased through a participating provider. To use this the benefit, each household must contribute between $10 and $50 toward the purchase price of the device. The ACP is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.
A household will qualify if someone in your household participates in one of eight assistance programs, including SNAP, Medicaid, or free/reduced lunch. A household may also be eligible because the household income is 200% or less than the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
Registration is required, please call the library at (859) 234-4881 to sign up.