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Connecting pre-K–12 student households to internet and digital supports.


PHLConnectED is the City's initiative to help pre-K-12 families access free or low-cost internet. This program helps families:

PHLConnectED is possible thanks to collaboration among business and civic leaders who came together to support Philadelphia students.


1234 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 211
24-hour multilingual hotline

Get help with technology and internet access

For general help with getting or using technology, contact a Digital Navigator.

You can also dial 2-1-1 to schedule a one-on-one appointment with a Digital Navigator or learn about other helpful resources. The hotline operates 24/7 and is available in 150 languages. Press 8 for language services.

Applying for the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

To begin, confirm that you're eligible for ACP.

You can check your eligibility by using the ACP pre-enrollment tool.

Alternatively, you can dial 2-1-1 to see if you are eligible.

Begin your application through the ACP website.

Support digital access for Philly students by making a donation to PHLConnectED.

Philanthropic partners

  • Fralic Family Fund
  • Hess Foundation