PRATTSBURGH — With many at home practicing social distancing, Empire Access announced Friday that the company is providing more than 25 TV channels at no additional charge to their TV customers.

Empire TV customers who do not currently subscribe to select channels will have access for 30 days at no additional cost.

“Our company is pleased to announce this 30-day free preview. We understand many families are spending more time indoors due to the impact of the coronavirus, and it’s important to offer our customers extra TV programming options during this difficult time,” said Frank Pilling, Vice President of Empire Access.

As part of the 30-day free preview, Empire Access is giving current TV customers access to channels that may not currently be included in their subscription.

Free preview channels include: A free trial of SHOWTIME premium channels from March 27–April 25, compliments of Showtime and Empire Access; and 30 days of Hallmark, Travel, DIY Network, Disney Junior, Disney XD, HDNET Movies, and many more.

Empire Access TV customers will automatically have access to the additional channels. For a complete list of the 30-day free preview channels, visit or call 1-800-338-3300.

Founded in 1896 in Prattsburgh, Empire Access now offers Fiber Optic service in Arkport, Batavia, Bath, Big Flats, Burdett, Canandaigua, Canisteo, Corning, Dansville, Elmira, Elmira Heights, Geneseo, Geneva, Hammondsport, Hornell, LeRoy, Montour Falls, Mount Morris, Naples, North Hornell, Odessa, Prattsburgh, Penn Yan, Victor, Warsaw, Watkins Glen, and Waverly in New York and Sayre, Athens, South Waverly and Troy in Pennsylvania.