Social Services

Community Services Coordinator

The Community Services Coordinator is designated to assist families and individuals in Concord and Carlisle with information, referrals and assistance. This full-time position was established in late 2004 by the Concord Town Manager's Office with a grant from the Concord-Carlisle Community Chest.

Fuel Assistance Program

Any Concord resident interested in applying for the Fuel Assistance Program through SMOC for the 2016-2017 heating season can contact Bonny Wilbur, Community Services Coordinator for an application packet. Please either call 978-318-3034 or email to request an application packet. If you are age 60 or older, please contact the Concord Council on Aging at 978-318-3020. For additional information view the Fuel Assistance for Concord Residents (PDF).

Small Grant Program

The Concord Housing Development Corporation is accepting applications for the Small Grants Program, designed to provide assistance to Concord residents to make repairs and alterations to their homes for safety and health reasons. For any additional information view the Small Grant Program Application (PDF) or the Small Grant Program Flyer (PDF).

The grant assists home owners with home repairs up to $5,000 with no obligation to repay. Applications will be evaluated and prioritized based on health and safety considerations and financial need of the applicant.

Grants are awarded twice each year. Additional information can be found here or by calling Lara Plaskon at 978-287-1092.

Good Neighbor Energy Fund

The Good Neighbor Energy Fund sponsored by the Salvation Army is taking applications for the 2016 heating season. This program is specifically for those having a gross annual income between 60% - 80% of the state median income level. Income guidelines will be the key determining factor. The GNEF award is $275 paid directly to the utility company that provides heat (gas or electric) to the home. View the Good Neighbor Energy Fund (PDF) eligibility chart for Concord. View the Massachusetts Good Neighbor Energy Fund webpage for program details or please contact Bonny Wilbur for more information 978-318-3034 or by email.

Note: The information provided here is meant as a guide only, and we strive to keep it up-to-date. Please contact Bonny Wilbur directly for the most current information.

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