Internet for Good


Connecting Canadians in need.


Having access to reliable internet is increasingly important in today’s interconnected world. But for low-income families, and people with disabilities, it can still be a struggle. Our Internet for Good® program helps Canadians in need.


Program highlights

• Internet plans starting at just $9.95 per month (plus applicable taxes) for two years. No installation fee.

• Speeds of up to 25 megabits per second (where available) and up to 300 gigabits of data per month


Eligibility

Connecting Families in Need

Internet for Good supports thousands of low-income Canadian families in BC and Alberta who have children under the age of majority and are currently receiving the maximum Canada Child Benefit.

If you believe you qualify, submit your 2019 Canada Child Benefit (CCB) statement showing your family net income of less than or equal to $31,120 to Mascon at billing@mascon.ca The Internet for Good account must be under the name of the individual named on page 1 of the CCB statement.

Note that Mascon will be recording your name, address as it appears on your CCB, email address and last four digits of your SIN. We will not be recording the names of your eligible children or your family net income.

Once your application is approved we will contact you via email or phone to discuss how to sign up. 


Digital Accessibility for Everyone

Promoting inclusion and accessibility within our organization, workplace and the communities in which we serve is important to us. Our Internet for Good program supports people with disabilities by providing low cost internet to those receiving financial disability assistance from the provincial governments in British Columbia and Alberta.

If you believe you qualify, submit your 2020 government issued documentation that identifies your receipt of Persons with Disability (PWD) benefit or the Alberta Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) benefit  to Mascon at billing@mascon.ca.  The Internet for Good account must be under the name of the individual named on the government issued documentation.  

Government issued documentation accepted: 

  • BC Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction Confirmation of Assistance statement.
  • Alberta AISH Monthly Assistance Statement.
  • CRA Statement of Canada Pension Plan Benefit T4A(P) (disability benefits income shown in box 16)

Note that Mascon will be recording your name, address as it appears on your documentation, email address and last four digits of your SIN. 

Once your application is approved we will contact you via email or phone to discuss how to sign up.


Tech for Good

If you are a person with disabilities, you may also be eligible for the Tech for Good™ program.  As a part of the TELUS family, Mascon has the ability to participate in a collaboration between TELUS and March of Dimes Canada. Tech for Good offers customized recommendations, training and support on mobile devices and related assistive technology, and, in some cases, provides the unique assistive hardware or software technology required for persons with disabilities to use their mobile device.

To learn more on how to obtain support, we invite you to apply for Tech for Good and discuss your individual needs with Assistive Technologists at March of Dimes Canada.
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