To provide door-to-door transportation for non-emergency medical appointments for those in need (particularly for the elderly and the disabled) in order to increase access to health-related services as well as social and shopping opportunities for residents.
COVID-19 Support for Added Expenses Funding to be used for general operating support for staffing, supplies and equipment/space, which will likely support the critical crisis program, the food and supply pantry.
FCH Prescription Assistance Fund administration and funding distribution that covers the cost of prescription medication, co-pays of prescriptions, and Medicare Part D Premium coverage, etc., for the residents of northwester Litchfield County, CT.
Establishes a "bank" of funds/expertise for eligible FCH grantees to draw upon for critical risk and crisis communication services including email marketing, social media marketing, advertising and content development.
Funding supports Health Pathfinder Community Assister program that works one on one with residents to enroll in affordable health insurance. Additionally, they advocate for residents with medications, Medicare, Medicaid and billing issues.
Located and purchased fabric for making masks and isolation gowns for healthcare providers, including Sharon Hospital, Sharon Health Care Center and Geer Nursing & Rehabilitation, as well as N95 masks for local EMS Institute to distribute among town EMS squads.