Affordable Broadband support for families has recently been discussed in our Mental Health Network and the below links have been shared.
Please see Below links for Broadband deals for families on benefits.
BT Basics Package
The mobile provider VOXI (Vodafone) have released a package for Jobseekers which allows them Unlimited Minutes, Unlimited Messages and Unlimited 5G Data for £10 per month. No credit check is required, no contract to sign and will give clients in receipt of benefit this deal for 6 months. Clients just need to upload evidence that they are receiving Universal Credit, ESA or Income support Income benefits. The deal is available until 31 January 2021 and can be sought directly through their website https://www.voxi.co.uk/for-now.
This is a government backed programme which you will see being promoted through the next few weeks
Please note that the free data only SIM offer for school children has now been fully subscribed. It might be worth keeping an eye on the website to see if this will be renewed. https://www.vodafone.co.uk/…/pay-as…/schools-connected