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WHCA, Washington Hancock Community Agency
 

A message from Executive Director, Mark Green

Mark Green

WHCA's mission is to bring community resources together to help people in Washington and Hancock County achieve self-sufficiency and a better quality of life. We offer a variety of programs ranging from transportation assistance to elderly daycare to small business development. Just in the last year we have weatherized more than 150 homes; provided 170,000 rides to medical appointments, shopping and children's services; and, taught 40 entrepreneurs how to write business plans.

We are a dynamic agency that is always looking for new ways that we can help our communities. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you think we can help.

 

 

Staff at the Washington Hancock Community Agency will begin taking phone calls to schedule fuel assistance appointments for the Ellsworth, Milbridge, Machias and Calais offices on September 3, 2013. 

To schedule appointments, please call 664-2424 or 546-7544. Phone lines will be open between 8:00am to 3:45 pm Monday through Friday. Clients can also call the WHCA toll free number 1-800-828-7544, Monday through Friday 8:00 am to noon.

Please be patient as our call volume is very high at this time of the year.  Our staff work very hard to provide individual assistance to the each client they talk with.

 

Heard about the Affordable Health Care act and wondering how it will affect you?  Click here for more information.

Weather related closures: 

None at this time. 

 

In a time when my faith in people was very low, WHCA showed me I could trust them. This I will never forget, 'cause WHCA in my book is the best."

~ April Morse

 
 

WHCA NEWS

Wondering where to drop off food for the Hancock County Food drive?

Here is a list of collection sites.  Hancock Countywide Food Drive 2014 Participants bytown as ...
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Gen Silent to air on April 25 in Blue Hill

What would you do if you were old, disabled or ill - and the person ...
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NEED FOR FOOD INCREASES: FOOD DRIVE BEGINS

Heat or eat? That's a question many of our friends and neighbors are asking themselves ...
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To Warm a Winter's Night III event!

Good music for a good cause - that's the idea behind a local benefit that ...
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How you can help a military veteran

This holiday season, remember to thank and honor our veterans and their families.  Join Washington ...
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FUNDERS

Many thanks to the Machias Savings Bank

Once again, we want to thank our friends at Machias Savings Bank for their on-going ...
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Donation received by At Home Downeast

At Home Downeast reently received a $10,000 contribution from Fidelity Charitable gift fund, through the ...
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WHCA awarded Rural Business Opportunity Grant

WHCA recently was awarded a US Department of Agriculture Rural Business Opportunity Grant in the ...
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Foundation Grant Supports Elder Services

The J T Gorman Foundation recently pledged its support for Washington Hancock Community Agency elder ...
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LLewellyn Foundation award

WHCA was pleased to receive a $25,000 grant from the Llewellyn Foundation to support our ...
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