Comcast's Internet Essentials Offers Low-Cost Internet
Deana Gamble
Mayor's Commission on Literacy

Having access to the Internet can open up a world of opportunity for you and your family. Comcast Internet Essentials is celebrating its 5th Back to School season some wonderful program enhancements. Eligible families still pay just $9.95 per month + tax, but now also can get faster Internet download speeds and a free Wi-Fi router for no additional cost.

Find out if you’re eligible for Internet Essentials by looking at the checklist below.

  • Have at least one child who qualifies for the National School Lunch Program.
  • Do not have outstanding debt to Comcast that is less than a year old. (Families with outstanding debt more than one year old may still be eligible.)
  • Live in an area where Comcast Internet Service is available but have not subscribed to it within the last 90 days.

Visit to learn more or start an application.