Tuesday, Apr 28, 2020
GLCAC will be accepting applications for fuel assistance through May 29. The date has been extended past the original April 30 deadline.
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 utilities are covered through rent.
Eligibility is based on household size and the gross annual income of every household member, 18 years of age or older.
GLCAC’s offices remain closed to the public due to the COVID19 pandemic, however staff is available to assist clients by phone and email.
Paperwork can be dropped off in the drop box outside GLCAC’s 305 Essex St. offices.
GLCAC is a multi-faceted social services agency that assisted 32,648 individuals in 2018 through a range of programs including early childhood education, fuel assistance, WIC nutrition assistance, immigration services, lead poisoning prevention, child abuse prevention, English-language lessons, and consumer protection.