Basic Needs

Financial Assistance

Martha's Vineyard

Dukes County Social Services Department
Esther Laiacona
Phone: 508-696-3844
Fax: 508-696-3841
Email Us
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In partnership with Community Action Committee of Cape Cod and the islands and South Shore Community Action Council, the Dukes County Social Services Department offers: Food access assistance (SNAP, emergency food) Fuel assistance and utility assistance Information and referrals Cash assistance for disabled adults and low income households Affordable child care WIC (Woman, Infants and Children)   See More

Islanders Talk Benevolent Fund
Debby Athearn
Phone: 508-939-1646
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The Islanders Talk Benevolent Fund is a fund created for Islanders to help Islanders. See More

Our Island Club
Phone: 508-693-4541
Fax: 508-693-4541
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Membership-based Island businesses discount program for year-round Island residents. Special rates for seniors... See More

The Salvation Army: Martha's Vineyard Service Unit
Richard Reinhardsen
Phone: 774-563-9436
Fax: 508-693-4292
Email Us

The Salvation Army provides financial and counseling assistance to those in temporary need due to an unusual circumstance in their life... See More

Vineyard Health Care Access Program
Sarah Kuh
Phone: 508-696-0020
Fax: 508-696-7352
Email Us
Visit our website

The Vineyard Health Care Access Program is a community-based service of Dukes County that connects residents of Martha’s Vineyard with health benefits... See More

Off Island

BenefitsCheckUp
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BenefitsCheckUp helps you find state, federal, and private benefits programs available where you live... See More

Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc.
Betsey Sethares
Phone: 508-778-5661
Fax: 508-862-0430
Email Us
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The mission of the Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc. is to provide urgent financial assistance for basic human needs to individuals and families residing on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket who are experiencing temporary financial hardships... See More

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled
John Lundborn
Phone: 508-775-8300
Fax: 508-775-7022

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled (CORD) is one of 11 centers for independent living in Massachusetts and serves as the Cape and Islands center for independent living... See More

Connelly Law Offices, Ltd.
RJ Connelly, III
Phone: 401-724-9044
Email Us
Visit our website

Connelly Law Offices, Ltd. is an elder law firm that specializes in estate planning and probate law, as well as a variety of fiduciary services... See More

Lower Cape Outreach Council
Larry Marsland
Phone: 508-240-1490
Fax: 508-240-1289
Email Us
Visit our website

We provide emergency food, clothing and financial assistance to residents of the towns of Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet and offer additional services and programs to help clients lead more productive, self-sustaining lives as part of the Cape Cod community... See More

MassHealth
Phone: 1-800-41-2900
Fax: 857-323-8300
Visit our website

In Massachusetts, Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) are combined into one program called MassHealth... See More

Massachusetts Health Connector
Phone: 1-877-623-6765
Visit our website

he Health Connector is a state-based health insurance Marketplace that makes shopping for affordable health and dental coverage easier for Massachusetts individuals, families, and small businesses... See More

South Shore Community Action Council
Lisa Spencer
Phone: 508-746-6707
Fax: 508-746-5140
Visit our website

The Fuel Assistance Program assists low income individuals and families with the cost of heating their homes during the winter season... See More
Basic Needs

Financial Assistance

Martha's Vineyard

Dukes County Social Services Department
Esther Laiacona
Phone: 508-696-3844
Fax: 508-696-3841
Email Us
Visit our website

In partnership with Community Action Committee of Cape Cod and the islands and South Shore Community Action Council, the Dukes County Social Services Department offers: Food access assistance (SNAP, emergency food) Fuel assistance and utility assistance Information and referrals Cash assistance for disabled adults and low income households Affordable child care WIC (Woman, Infants and Children)   See More

Islanders Talk Benevolent Fund
Debby Athearn
Phone: 508-939-1646
Visit our website

The Islanders Talk Benevolent Fund is a fund created for Islanders to help Islanders. See More

Our Island Club
Phone: 508-693-4541
Fax: 508-693-4541
Email Us
Visit our website

Membership-based Island businesses discount program for year-round Island residents. Special rates for seniors... See More

The Salvation Army: Martha's Vineyard Service Unit
Richard Reinhardsen
Phone: 774-563-9436
Fax: 508-693-4292
Email Us

The Salvation Army provides financial and counseling assistance to those in temporary need due to an unusual circumstance in their life... See More

Vineyard Health Care Access Program
Sarah Kuh
Phone: 508-696-0020
Fax: 508-696-7352
Email Us
Visit our website

The Vineyard Health Care Access Program is a community-based service of Dukes County that connects residents of Martha’s Vineyard with health benefits... See More

Off Island

BenefitsCheckUp
Visit our website

BenefitsCheckUp helps you find state, federal, and private benefits programs available where you live... See More

Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc.
Betsey Sethares
Phone: 508-778-5661
Fax: 508-862-0430
Email Us
Visit our website

The mission of the Cape Cod Times Needy Fund, Inc. is to provide urgent financial assistance for basic human needs to individuals and families residing on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket who are experiencing temporary financial hardships... See More

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled
John Lundborn
Phone: 508-775-8300
Fax: 508-775-7022

Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled (CORD) is one of 11 centers for independent living in Massachusetts and serves as the Cape and Islands center for independent living... See More

Connelly Law Offices, Ltd.
RJ Connelly, III
Phone: 401-724-9044
Email Us
Visit our website

Connelly Law Offices, Ltd. is an elder law firm that specializes in estate planning and probate law, as well as a variety of fiduciary services... See More

Lower Cape Outreach Council
Larry Marsland
Phone: 508-240-1490
Fax: 508-240-1289
Email Us
Visit our website

We provide emergency food, clothing and financial assistance to residents of the towns of Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet and offer additional services and programs to help clients lead more productive, self-sustaining lives as part of the Cape Cod community... See More

MassHealth
Phone: 1-800-41-2900
Fax: 857-323-8300
Visit our website

In Massachusetts, Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) are combined into one program called MassHealth... See More

Massachusetts Health Connector
Phone: 1-877-623-6765
Visit our website

he Health Connector is a state-based health insurance Marketplace that makes shopping for affordable health and dental coverage easier for Massachusetts individuals, families, and small businesses... See More

South Shore Community Action Council
Lisa Spencer
Phone: 508-746-6707
Fax: 508-746-5140
Visit our website

The Fuel Assistance Program assists low income individuals and families with the cost of heating their homes during the winter season... See More