Comcast's Internet Essentials Offers Low-Cost Internet

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.

Author name 
Deana Gamble
Author Organization 
Mayor's Commission on Literacy
Wednesday, September 30, 2015