Patients at Goodwin Community Health will soon be able to apply for fuel and electrical assistance onsite at the Health Center at 311 Route 108 in Somersworth. This program is possible through a partnership with Community Action Partnership of Strafford County and begins Monday, September 16.
Community Action staff will be on site at Goodwin Community Health to meet with applicants and process applications. This service will be available every Monday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through November 25.
“We are excited to once again be able to partner Goodwin Community Health bring critical services directly to the clients,” says Betsey Andrews Parker, CAP’s Executive Director. “With winter approaching, we want to make sure we reach as many individuals and families as possible, and we thank Goodwin for helping us make this happen.”
The Low Income Home Heating Program provides certified eligible households with assistance in paying their energy bills in winter. To learn more about working with CAP or to make an appointment, contact 603-516-8126.
About Community Action Partnership of Strafford County
Community Action Partnership of Strafford County is a private non-profit organization that assists low-income individuals and families to become or remain financially and socially independent through a variety of coordinated programs. CAP has outreach offices in Dover and Farmington and Head Start educational centers in Dover, Farmington, Milton, Rochester and Somersworth. Call 603-516-8130 or visit www.straffordcap.org for information.
About Goodwin Community Health
Goodwin Community Health is the only 501(c)(3) Community Health Center serving the Greater Strafford County area of New Hampshire and Maine. We make it affordable for local people to access the wellness services and quality primary care that lead to good Physical, Dental and Mental Health. Goodwin Community Health operates on the same principles Mrs. Avis Goodwin started the organization on 42 years ago – everyone deserves access to quality health care, at an affordable price. For more information connect with us on Facebook, at www.GoodwinCH.org or visit the new Goodwin Community Health Center in Somersworth, New Hampshire