Emergency Broadband Benefit & OATS from AARP

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Highlight Clips

DeAnne Cuellar answered a question about how organization can help older adults in everyday activities.
Ed Bartholomew answered a question about income requirements for the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program
The hosts answered a question about how to lower the cost of internet services/speed.

About

AARP Texas hosted this Access Live event to discuss digital inclusion and provide the latest information to members regarding internet access. This event featured Amanda Gimble, Director of Aging Connected at Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) (an AARP affiliate); DeAnne Cuellar, Tech Equity Advocate and Communications Strategist; and Ed Bartholomew from the Federal Communications Commission. They discussed how organization can help older adults in everyday activities. Participants asked questions regarding broadband for rural areas, income requirements for the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) program, and if OATS has visual classes or a website.