The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. will start accepting applications for fuel assistance beginning Nov. 1.
Funding is available to help pay a portion of winter heating bills for income-eligible households in Lawrence, Methuen, Andover, North Andover, Reading and North Reading.
Residents are encouraged to apply even if they work, live in subsidized housing, or if util
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has launched a new program to help clients be safer and healthier in their homes.
The Healthy Homes program will help identify potential hazards inside a home that could lead to illness or injury, and offer solutions. The program is funded by a grant from the Essex County Community Foundation.
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The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has received funding from the Essex County Community Foundation to help clients with disaster preparedness.
The $17,350 grant will be used to train staff and provide additional services and programs for families affected by the Columbia Gas disaster in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover last year.
Specifically, the money will allo
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has received a $15,000 grant from DCU for Kids that will be used to enhance STEM and STEAM curriculum in the agency’s early education programs.
The funding will be used to train GLCAC’s teachers and aides in science, technology, engineering, arts and math so they can carry out additional lessons and programs at the Community a
The Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc. has received several generous donations to support the agency’s food pantry.
Using a $5,000 grant from the Essex County Community Foundation and a $500 donation from Harmonic Drive LLC in Peabody, GLCAC will purchase an industrial refrigerator and freezer, reusable bags and coolers.
“We are so thankful for the support th