The Fuel Assistance Program provides financial assistance to low-income residents who either rent or own. The assistance is paid directly to the energy provider, such as the oil, gas or electric company. In our area, Community TeamWork in Lowell distributes the federal fuel assistance payments. How it works: The assistance is paid directly to the…

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The Federal Eviction Moratorium will be effective in Massachusetts from October 17 to December 31, 2020. Make sure you are protected against eviction and share the video below to spread the word. What should you do?  If you owe rent, pay what you can, and communicate with your landlord.  In order to be protected under…

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The state of Massachusetts announced additional funding for the state rental assistance program called RAFT. Apply now to  the RAFT fund The RAFT fund application can be found here. Individuals can get up to $4,000 in aid but can only apply once a year.  For help applying, contact Suzi. The City of Waltham also has rental assistance…

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The last day to register to vote in Massachusetts is October 24th. Register to vote or check your registration status here. Have you filled out the 2020 Census yet? The last day to fill out the 2020 Census is September 30th.   Read more to find out how you can receive help filling out the…

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