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Extended Time for Certain LIHEAP Applications

Do you get SNAP benefits and live in a rental that includes heat?  In order to keep your SNAP benefits, you now need to receive LIHEAP!  WHCA will be glad ...
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Upcoming Veterans Resource Fairs

WHCA is hosting two Veterans Resource fairs, one in East Machias on Saturday April 18, 2015; the other in Ellsworth on Saturday May 16, 2015, both from 10-2. The East ...
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Upcoming Senior Legal Clinic

If you are age 60 and over and have legal questions, you can get them answered at the FREE Senior Legal Clinic to be held on March 26.  The clinic ...
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WABI TV5 Reports on Homelessness in Washington and Hancock Counties

This week WABITV 5 is airing a two part story on homelessness in Washington and Hancock counties, featuring  WHCA's Supportive Services for Veterans Families staff Megan Burgess and WHCA Board President ...
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Thank you for making Warm a Winters Night IV event a big success!

Thank you to the Knights of Columbus, the Crown Vics, the Trish Mason Band, Bobbi Lane and the Grand for all of your efforts to make Sunday afternoon's event a huge ...
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To Warm a Winter's Night IV Coming Soon!

Good music for a good cause - that's the idea behind a local benefit that is returning to Ellsworth. The Knights of Columbus are once again sponsoring "To Warm a Winter's ...
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Point in Time Survey Coming Right Up!

For the second year, WHCA Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) program will work to complete the homeless "Point in Time" survey for Washington and Hancock counties. Recently, WABI TV ...
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Fund Supports Laid Off Bucksport Verso Workers

With the support of local unions, the Washington Hancock Community Agency is pleased to announce the creation of the Bucksport Mill Crisis Fund, a fund to support the laid-off mill ...
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Healthy Peninsula Partnership Awarded MeHAF grant

Healthy Peninsula and the Thriving Downeast partnership has been awarded one of four competitive Maine Health Access Foundation (MeHAF) grants to develop programs that will provide support for families and ...
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Partners and Volunteers Celebrated at WHCA’s 2014 Annual Dinner

On October 28, 2014, the Washington Hancock Community Agency Board of Directors held its annual meeting at Big Cat Catering in Hancock.  Masters of ceremony for the evening were Betsy ...
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DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO WOULD LIKE A RIDE TO MEET WEST’S COASTAL CONNECTION – THE BUS FROM CALAIS TO BANGOR?

Rides meeting the West's Coastal Connection are now available from the Peninsula Connector by calling 1-877-DRIVEYOU to make a reservation. If you are travelling to Eastport, Passamaquoddy Tribal Office, Lubec, ...
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Benefit Concert: Flash in The Pans in Blue Hill on August 4, 2014

On Monday, August 4, 2014 at 7:30 PM, Flash in the Pans will hold a benefit concert in Blue Hill at Town Park. Flash in the Pans is a steel ...
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