Blandford's Subsidy + Benefit Program

Federal Lifeline Subsidy

Lifeline is a federal program that lowers the monthly cost of phone and internet. Qualified customers will receive up to $9.25 applied directly towards their bill. You can use Lifeline for either phone or internet, but not both. FCC rules prohibit more than one Lifeline service per household.

You can apply here for Lifeline.

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

Starting May 12, 2021, Whip City Fiber offers the Emergency Broadband Benefit, a new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) program. The temporary benefit will offer a $50 discount for broadband service for eligible households in all Massachusetts towns served by Whip City Fiber during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households who already have Whip City Fiber OR are scheduled to get installed in the next 90 days can apply below.

You can apply here for EBBP.

Sign up for Blandford’s very own fiber gigabit internet service.
A FREE standard installation for all who apply during the initial subscription period. Apply today! (See FAQ’s for more details).
If you are 65 or older you may qualify for a waiver of the on-time $99 activation fee. Submit your age here.

Gigabit Internet


per month

Blandford's own network
No Contracts
Equipment and Wi-Fi Included
Free standard install

Up to 1000 Mbps /
1 Gigabit
Upload and Download

Premier Phone


per month

Keep your existing phone number
Call blocking
Unlimited local and long dist.
includes Mexico and Canada
*plus fees and taxes