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. You can apply for LIHEAP by contacting Opportunity Alliance at 553-5900 or 553-5800 or by email at heatingassistance@opportunityalliance.org.

Gasoline Vouchers

The Salvation Army funds are made available for limited gasoline vouchers for those in Freeport or Pownal needing help with transportation to essential appointments or work, for example.  Proof of residency is required.