Telstra -

Telstra is a leading telecommunications and technology company with a proudly Australian heritage and a growing international business. In Australia, Telstra provides to retail customers approximately 17.5 million mobile services, 5.4 million fixed voice services and 3.5 million fixed broadband services. Telstra’s purpose is to create a brilliant connected future for everyone, which recognises the fundamental role the company plays in enabling social and economic inclusion. Telstra has provided products, services and support to enhance digital inclusion for more than a decade through its Access for Everyone and Everyone Connected programs, reducing the barriers to inclusion such as age, income, skill level and location.

Since 1988 Telstra has been working intentionally with community representatives to increase access to communications services. Today, this intention continues in our purpose to create a brilliant connected future for everyone. We are proud to be helping our customers improve the ways in which they live and work through connection. By joining the Thriving Communities Partnership we will work with other essential service providers to innovate and to create a greater collective impact in responding to the needs of those in our communities who are at risk of exclusion.