Free WiFi

Library WiFi in the Community

This program provides free WiFi at the Lake Meade Park playground and Planters Park picnic tables, weather permitting. You do not need a library card to log on. Service is available during normal park hours. 

Lake Meade Park (201 Holly Lawn Parkway)

  • Device is located by the playground

Planters Park (515 York St)

  • Device is by the picnic tables

At Library Locations

Free WiFi is also accessible outside any Suffolk Public Library location and on the Library2Go. When library buildings are open, community members can connect to WiFi inside and use a library computer.

Woman laying on ground in park with books and laptop
Woman sitting at picnic table at park scrolling through phone next to laptop


Bring the Internet home with Suffolk Public Library’s Mobile Hotspot Lending Program! Library card holders can checkout a hotspot for three weeks at a time. Visit our library catalog to reserve your spot on the wait list!

Suffolk Public Schools Wireless Access Points

SPS offers free WiFi at select schools to assist with virtual learning. This service is for staff and students only and requires a password to log in. 

  • Southwestern Elementary -- main parking lot
  • Lakeland High School -- student parking lot

Free WiFi in Downtown Suffolk

City government buildings, major grocery stores, and fast food restaurants are all reliable sources of free WiFi. Also downtown are St. Paul’s Episcopal and Wall Street Cafe. East of downtown try the East Suffolk Rec Center. Click on Downtown Suffolk WiFi locations to see these locations and more in Google Maps. Use the map legend to read the facility address and zoom in to see its location on the map.

NOTE: WiFi service available at these and other businesses is determined by those businesses and can change at any time.

Click the links below to download the screenshots and save to your phone to find WiFi when you’re offline.

Downtown businessesCity buildings

Affordable Connectivity Program

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.

The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands.

Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

The Affordable Connectivity Program is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.

To qualify for the Affordable Connectivity Program you must have a household income at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines or meet one of the following criteria:

  • Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year;
  • Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider's existing low-income internet program;
  • Participates in one of these assistance programs:
    • Free and Reduced-Price School Lunch Program or School Breakfast Program, including at U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Community Eligibility Provision schools.
    • SNAP
    • Medicaid
      • Your Medicaid eligibility may be up for renewal. Learn more about how to renew.
    • Federal Housing Assistance, including:
      • Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program (Section 8 Vouchers)
      • Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA)/Section 202/ Section 811
      • Public Housing
      • Affordable Housing Programs for American Indians, Alaska Natives or Native Hawaiians
    • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
    • WIC
    • Veterans Pension or Survivor Benefits
    • or Lifeline;
  • Participates in one of these assistance programs and lives on qualifying Tribal lands:
    • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
    • Tribal TANF
    • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
    • Tribal Head Start (income based)

For additional information, and to enroll, visit: Affordable Connectivity Program