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Feeling the financial pinch: Record number of applicants applying for fuel assistance
01-30-2023 3:01 PM


When they opened their most recent utility bill, Dianne and Robert Rode couldn’t believe that they were being asked to pay $500 for a month’s worth of heat, the highest bill they’ve ever received in 35 years of living at their home in Heath.“It was...

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Bringing forth ‘the world as it ought to be’: Community Action celebrating 60 years
05-03-2024 7:14 PM


GREENFIELD — For the first time since the start of the pandemic, Community Action Pioneer Valley welcomed volunteers, legislators and community partners for its annual meeting — and celebrated an important milestone, too.The regional supportive...

Greenfield Head Start location likely to remain closed as advocates call for more funding
02-29-2024 4:34 PM


GREENFIELD — Head Start centers like the one on Washington Street are expected to remain closed, despite a commitment from Gov. Maura Healey and state lawmakers to prioritize funding for this and other early child education programs in the state’s...

Community Action anticipates ‘need will be high’ for fuel assistance in Pioneer Valley this year
11-06-2023 4:49 PM


With temperatures beginning to drop, state and local agencies are encouraging eligible residents to apply for fuel assistance through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.LIHEAP, offered locally through Community Action Pioneer Valley, is a...

Greenfield clinic recognized by USDA for ‘exemplary support’ of breastfeeding moms
09-05-2023 2:31 PM


GREENFIELD — A local clinic was recently recognized by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for providing “exemplary support” to breastfeeding mothers through the national Women, Infants and Children (WIC) supplemental nutrition program.WIC serves to...

Community Action’s tax prep program rewarding for volunteers
04-07-2023 8:22 PM


NORTHAMPTON — Dane Kuttler, one of about 30 people volunteering for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program run by Community Action Pioneer Valley, thinks doing taxes is fun. More than that, she loves helping low-income taxpayers in the...

Workshop in Turners Falls offers help for fuel assistance 
01-13-2023 4:20 PM


TURNERS FALLS — Amid rising fuel costs nationwide, a local nonprofit helped a small cluster of residents who sought guidance applying for fuel assistance this week.A workshop was held Thursday at The Brick House Community Resource Center as part of...

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