Reduced Electricity & Internet Costs

  • If you receive Free or Reduced Lunch, you may be eligible to receive discounts on certain utilities through specific providers.


    Reduced Electricity

    You may be eligible for discounted electricity costs through National Grid. The Discount Rate program determines eligibility based on (but not limited to) Food Stamps, WIC, Head Start, Mass Health, National School Lunch Program, Public Housing, and/or the School Breakfast Program. 

    More information on National Grid's Discount Rate Application and more information can be found here on their website


    Reduced Internet

    You may be eligible for reduced internet costs through Comcast. This program requires no credit check, no installation fee, and no term contract. 

    More information on Comcast's Internet Essentials program and application can be found here on their website


    Supporting Documentation

    If you choose to apply, you may be asked to provide your Free & Reduced Lunch determination letter to support your application. If you need a copy of this letter, please contact Sarah Erichsen by calling 508-228-7285 ext. 1149, or via email at