The free plans include unlimited nationwide talk and text and 3GB of data per month
Telus is delivering over 10,000 free phones to help isolated seniors and vulnerable Canadians stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The national carrier has already donated more than 6,000 phones paired with $0 rate plans, including unlimited nationwide talk and text and 3GB of data per month to Canadians who need them the most.
“No one should feel alone or disconnected, and it is a privilege for our team to be able to create a vital human connection for those members of our community who are most in need of our care and assistance,” Telus CEO Darren Entwistle
In a press release. Telus said the phones are being distributed to hospitals and other health organizations across the country.