There are so many organizations and programs in Georgia with the sole purpose of helping families in many ways. The information below may benefit your family.
In 2018, the state launched the Georgia Broadband Deployment Initiative (GBDI). The initiative calls for the promotion and deployment of broadband services throughout the state to unserved areas with a minimum of 25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload speeds to increase economic, education, and social opportunities for Georgia citizens and businesses. The easy-to-use Speedtest, along with the information available at the Broadband Initiative website, will assist school leaders in planning for their digital learning strategies.
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act includes a benefit called Pandemic-EBT (P-EBT) for children who received free or reduced-price school meals in the 2019-2020 school year, but their school is was closed.