Having access to reliable internet is increasingly important in today’s interconnected world. But for less fortunate families, it can still be a struggle. 42% of low-income homes don’t have internet.
Internet for Good is an innovative partnership with Canadian internet service providers and the British Columbia Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, and the Ministry of Community and Social Services in Alberta that provides eligible families with the tools and connectivity they need to succeed.
- Internet plans starting at just $9.95 per month (plus applicable taxes) for two years. No installation fee.
- Speeds of up to 25 megabits per second (where available) and unlimited data per month
Internet for Good supports thousands of low-income Canadian families with children under the age of majority currently receiving income assistance under the Employment and Assistance Act or disability assistance under the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Act (collectively, “BCEA”)
If you believe you qualify, submit your 2018 Canada Child Benefit (CCB) statement showing your family net income of less than or equal to $31,120 to Axia at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Internet for Good account must be under the name of the individual named on page 1 of the CCB statement.
Note that Axia will be recording your name, address as it appears on your CCB, email address and last four digits of your SIN. We will not be recording the names of your eligible children or your family net income.
Once your application is approved we will contact you via email or phone to discuss how to sign up.