Broadband and Device Benefits Available
For eligible households, the Emergency Broadband Benefit provides a discount of up to $50 per month toward broadband service as well as a onetime discount of up to $100 to purchase a device from participating providers if they contribute toward the purchase price.
To learn more about this benefit, eligibility, participating providers, and to apply, please visit getemergencybroadband.org
For eligible Vermont households, the Vermont Temporary Broadband Subsidy provides up to a $40 per month credit toward internet service subscriptions for March through December 2021.
To learn more about this benefit, eligibility, and to apply, please visit publicservice.vermont.gov/content/vermont-temporary-broadband-subsidy-program.
Vermont Emergency Rental Assistance Program for back rent and to pay forward in some cases is available and now with a paper application! Help line: 833-488-3727 (833-4VT-ERAP). SEVCA has staff on hand to support the application process. Support can be made by contacting your local SEVCA office, Westminster, Hartford, Springfield, or Brattleboro, 800-464-9951.