Discounted Internet for Medi-Cal Members

As part of your Medi-Cal benefits, you may get up to $50 a month for internet costs during COVID-19. This will not affect your health coverage. Funding is limited. Please apply today.

Apply by going to:
https://www.getemergencybroadband.org/

or by mail:

Emergency Broadband Support Center
P.O. Box 7081
London, Kentucky 40742

The Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program

The EBB program provides help with internet cost. Help is available until funds run out, or up to six months after the pandemic ends.

Up to $100 is available towards some devices. This includes some laptops, tablets or computers through your internet provider. Check this list of internet providers for more information.

You may qualify if a person in your home meets any of the following:

  • Loss of income from job loss since February 29, 2020, and income is less than $99,000 a year, or
  • Receive food assistance through SNAP (food stamps), or
  • Receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments, or
  • Receive Medicaid or
  • Receive Veterans Pension and Survivors Benefit.

     

Watch this video for more information:

https://www.getemergencybroadband.org/_res/video/emergency-broadband-benefit-program/story.html

Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB): https://www.getemergencybroadband.org/

Internet providers:   https://www.fcc.gov/emergency-broadband-benefit-providers#California