Community Assistance Programming

Local, State, and Federal Funding Programs

Medfield Outreach provides referrals to a variety of local, state, and federal assistance programs, including:

Food Support

  • MEDFIELD FOOD CUPBOARD

  • A PLACE TO TURN

Housing Support

  • SOUTH MIDDLESEX OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL

  • The Housing Consumer Education Center (HCEC) provides a variety of services to tenants, landlords, homeowners, future homebuyers, homeless individuals and families along with individuals and families facing eviction, foreclosure, who are not eligible for DTA services. This service is provided through information and referral, individual counseling, homelessness prevention programs, workshops, and seminars.
  • 508.872.0765
  • https://www.smoc.org/housing-consumer-education-center.php

Transitional Assistance

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

  • Medfield residents can apply for the federal fuel assistance program through the Medfield Outreach office or through the Fuel Assistance Department at the South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC).
  • 508.359.7121 (Medfield Outreach) or 508.620.1230 (SMOC)
  • https://www.smoc.org/smoc-fuel-assistance.php

MassHealth


Local Discretionary Funds

Medfield Outreach also runs a Holiday Giving Program, a Birthday Wishes program, and a school supplies program. Our office also makes referrals to the Medfield Foundation Community Assistance Fund and Campership Fund. For more information, please contact our office at medfieldoutreach@medfield.net or at (508) 359-7121.


Financial Assistance Eligibility

In order to qualify for any financial assistance offered through the Medfield Outreach office, please fill out and return the Financial Assistance Application below.

2024 Financial Assistance Application