Fuel Assistance

Carol Kaplan Fuel Oil Assistance

The Carol Kaplan Fuel Fund is dedicated to providing emergency fuel assistance in the form of wood, propane, or oil to Freeport and Pownal families struggling to stay warm throughout the winter season. Individuals must first have applied for Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) fuel assistance program, and if eligible, have applied for the Energy Efficiency Program with the Town of Freeport. You can apply for LIHEAP by contacting Opportunity Alliance at 553-5900 or 553-5800 or by email at heatingassistance@opportunityalliance.org” Contact Johanna Hanselman at the Town of Freeport for more information about the Energy Efficiency Program at 865-4743, ext. 120.

Gasoline Vouchers

Limited gasoline vouchers are available for citizens in extreme need. Applications for this service must be approved through both the family services coordinator and FCS Director. You must apply in person.