Conversation on Affordable Connectivity Program



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Joslyn answered a question about connectivity and its importance to older adults.
Ed explains the benefits of the ACP program.
Ed answered a question regarding protections for consumers under the program.


AARP Massachusetts hosted this Access Live event to discuss a new federal program that can help save money on internet bills. Guest speakers Ed Bartholme of the FCC and Joslyn Day, Director Consumer Division Department of Telecommunications and Cable, discussed the importance of broadband in the changing landscape of the US and the many federal programs to aid individuals in accessing the internet. Hosts answered many questions regarding protections for consumers, eligibility for programs, and general connectivity for older adults.