Emergency Broadband Benefit from the FCC
Provides up to $50 per month discount for Internet service for eligible households, and a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers.
KOFE (Knowledge of Financial Education)
We have partnered with KOFE: “Knowledge of Financial Education” and Consolidated Credit to provide you free resources and guidance to achieve your financial well-being. You now have access to learning tools regarding money, budgeting, credit, retirement and many other topics. These resources are provided for free to educate, motivate, and empower you to live a financially secure lifestyle.
Free and Low-Cost Internet Plans
From the National Digital Inclusion Alliance, a list of low- or no-cost Internet plans for low-income households. Most have eligibility limitations linked to income or program enrollment.
Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
Seniors 60+ can call the ADRC Helpline for assistance with food, food stamps, covid-19 information such as testing sites, and Medicare or Medicaid. Call 866-684-5885 Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm. Assistance available in English, Spanish and Creole.
IRS Economic Impact Payments
Stimulus payments are automatic for most taxpayers and retirees. Update your address and direct deposit information and get more information at irs.gov/coronavirus, or call 800-919-9835.