Address:100 BroadwayPawtucket, RI 02860Map & Directions
Services: Services limited to residents of Pawtucket and Central Falls.
Hand of Hope Food Pantry
Hours: Food Pantry: 2nd and 4th Sat 10AM - 11:00PM
Soup Kitchen: Thu 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Eligibility: Call first
Address:9 Spring StWhitinsville, MA 01588Map & Directions
Services: Catholic Charities provides financial and material assistance to those in need including assistance with rent and utilities. Services also include assessments and referrals to local food pantries and completion of federal fuel assistance applications, collaboration with local agencies and churches. Catholic Charities also provides home care services to the Southern Worcester County population.
Address:49 Middle HwyBarrington, RI 02806Map & Directions
Services: Food and clothes collected and taken to local agencies. Grocery cards, utilities, rent assistance when funds are available. Members given priority.
Hours: 9am - Noon, M - F
Address:54 S Canal StPlainville, CT 06062Map & Directions
Services: Electric Service Payment Assistance, Gas Service Payment Assistance, Heating Fuel Payment Assistance
Hours: M: 1-6pm; T-F: 9am-12noon, 1-3pm
Eligibility: Resident of Plainville
Address:104 Central StAuburn, MA 01501Map & Directions
Services: Provides donated funds to assist residents with emergency heating costs and other emergency related expenses. The fund also works with Keeping Auburn Warm, a program of Auburn that provides weatherization services, furnace repair as well as fuel assistance, contact 508-721-7723.
- Service includes mortgage payment assistance, rent payment assistance, electric bill payment assistance, gas bill payment assistance, heating fuel bill payment assistance and medical bill payment assistance.
Address:34 E Main StAvon, CT 06001Map & Directions
Services: Electric Service Payment Assistance, Gas Service Payment Assistance
Hours: Call for an appointment
Eligibility: * Person is in an EXTREME emergency, such as:
Address:60 W Main StAvon, CT 06001Map & Directions
Hours: M-F: 8:30am-4:30pm
Eligibility: Resident of Avon; Income restrictions
Address:91 Norton StPlantsville, CT 06479Map & Directions
Services: Electric Service Payment Assistance, Gas Service Payment Assistance, Heating Fuel Payment Assistance, Temporary Financial Assistance
Hours: M-F: 8:30am-12noon, 1-4:30pm
Eligibility: Resident of Southington
Address:322 Main StSpringfield, MA 01105Map & Directions
Services: Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program serves more than 5,000 very low-income tenants with rental assistance under federal Section 8 Programs and the Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program.
- HAP has an active Family Self-Sufficiency Program, providing supportive services to help Section 8 recipients make the transition from welfare to work and achieve economic independence.
- HAP is part of the statewide Section 8 program, under subcontract with the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development, and only one application is needed to become part of the Section 8 statewide waiting list. Although the statewide waiting list is very long and resources have been limited in recent years, eligible applicants are encouraged to submit an application and be sure to inform HAP when their address changes.
Address:65 Elliot StSpringfield, MA 01105Map & Directions
Services: The Homecoming Project – Rapid Re-housing, ESG, Prevention & Diversion - - Rental assistance in the form of rental arrears up to 3 months – exceptions may be made for up to 6 months of assistance with authorization of the social service coordinator. , or last month’s rent and security deposit may be offered to qualifying single individuals who meet the HUD definition of at risk of homelessness or homeless definition: - summary process notice court agreement condemnation fire domestic violence (YWCA referral) - - General Eligibility Criteria: - 1.Individual has household without Children - 2.Must have a connection to Springfield ( Work or live in Springfield) - 3.Proof of income (Gross income) – below 30% of area medium income as determined by HUD - (One person: $16, 800, two: $19,200, three: $21,600) - 4.Rent should not exceed 60% of the individuals monthly gross income* - - Please contact Friends of the Homeless at 413-734-3069 if you are homeless and meet one of the homeless criteria listed below. Please contact Catholic Charities at 413-452-0605 if you are at risk of becoming homeless due to eviction from housing in Springfield.