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Technology Assistance Resources

ROANEnet ( is a non-profit 501(c)(3) advocate for affordable, robust, and reliable high-speed internet access, equitable availability of digital devices, and training required to enhance the quality of life within Roane County, TN.

If your school-aged child, K-12 (who lives in Roane County) needs a computer and you have NO working computer in your home, ROANEnet has FREE refurbished desktop computer packages.

Please contact for more information at

ROANEnet Digital Literacy Training Programs
ROANEnet will be offering the following Digital Literacy Training programs:

  • Training for Senior Citizens
  • Windows Based Training
  • Chromebook Training
  • Smart Phones and Tablets Training (Coming Soon)

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Apply for Internet Essentials from Comcast

Internet Essentials from Comcast brings affordable, high-speed Internet to your home so you can have greater access to homework, job opportunities, healthcare and benefits, education resources and more. When you’re connected, you’re ready for anything.

Signing up is easy and fast from your mobile device at

You may qualify if you are eligible for public assistance programs like the National School Lunch Program, Housing Assistance, Medicaid, SNAP, SSI and others.


What You'll Get

Internet Essentials includes:
  • 50/5 Mbps Internet service for just $9.95 a month plus tax.
    • New customers may be eligible for two months free if they apply by December 31, 2021.
  • No activation fees and no equipment rental fees.
  • Option to purchase a computer for just $149.99 plus tax.
  • Access to free Internet training online, in print and in person.
  • A Wireless Gateway, delivering in-home WiFi at no additional cost.
  • Access to Xfinity WiFi Hotspots.