Comcast is offering reduced-cost Internet service for families with children receiving free and reduced school lunches.
Families approved for the Internet Essentials program now through Sept. 20 will receive six months of free broadband Internet service, according to a Comcast news release.
The program offers low-income families Internet service for $9.95 per month plus tax, the option to purchase an Internet-ready computer for less than $150 and digital literacy training online, in print and in person.
To be eligible for the program, a family must have at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program, including public, parochial, private and homeschool students.
For more information or to apply, visit www.InternetEssentials.com or call 855-846-8376.