How you can get connected

Youth Internships & Job Training

Access to free technology training courses, certificates, and job opportunities 

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Affordable Internet

Receive $30 off your monthly internet bill through the Affordable Connectivity Program

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Community Broadband Networks

Enabling free, high-speed internet for eligible LA County residents

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Small Businesses Connections

Improve your business’ digital tools and online presence 

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About the Digital Divide

The digital divide is theeconomic, educational, and social inequalities between those who have computers and internet access and those who do not.* 

214,000

Households without home computers

428,000

Households without an internet subscription

358,000

Households only have internet access through their cell phones

The digital divide has existed for decades with disproportionate impacts on households located in low-income areas and among populations that are predominantly Black and Latino. In today’s society, a computer and reliable internet service are essential to accessing education, employment opportunities, healthcare services, financial resources, support networks, and commerce. 

*2020 American Communities Survey 5-Year Estimates

image of census block groups where more than 20% of households do not have internet access

See the Divide

Featured News and Events

Request for Proposals Opportunity

The Committee for Greater Los Angeles is requesting proposals for an implementation partner to assist its Internet Action Team in the execution of one of…

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Community Engagement

The Delete The Divide (DTD) Team is proud to have partnered with LA Care, Mothers In Action and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental…

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Other Resources

The Internet Action Team

Check out “Connecting Communities Countywide,” a roadmap to a more equitable future for LA County

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Human IT

Sign up for free self-paced computer and internet training, available in both English and Spanish

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Free Wi-Fi Locator

Interactive maps of locations throughout LA County that offer free public Wi-Fi

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Affordable Service Programs

Find affordable internet service programs using your zip code

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L.A. County Library Laptop and Hotspot Loans

Borrow a Chromebook and wireless hotspot to access the internet

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Cybernauts

Trained computer aides that offer technology assistance, computer support, and mobile device support

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EveryoneOn

Find low-cost internet and computers in your area

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