Staying home doesn’t have to mean isolation!
While sheltering in place, efficient internet access is more important than ever. With libraries, schools, and colleges closed during the present public-health emergency, a number of households are faced with the need to find an internet service provider. Yonkers Public Library is happy to be able to spread the news that help is on the way!
Get free Internet access now!
Three major providers of broadband access are extending special offers to new customers who meet certain broad criteria:
Charter Communications, owners of Spectrum, are offering 60 days of free service to households with students who are not already subscribers. Call 1-844-488-8395 to sign up; click here for more information.
Comcast is offering its Internet Essentials service free for 60 days to qualified low-income households signing up for the first time. Enroll here.
Altice, parent company of Optimum Online, invites households with displaced K-12 and college students and no current internet service to take advantage of free access until the end of the current school year (until June 30, 2020). Sign up by calling 866-200-9522, or click here.