Fuel and telephone assistance

Assistance for gas, oil, electric,and telephone are available through a Citzens for Citizens application process.

Details for fuel assitance in Fall River can be found here. Or call Citizens for Citizens at (508) 679-0041.

Protection from being shut off (Emergency Assistance)

For dealing with a shut-off by the New England Gas Company, there are ways to avoid losing heat in the short term if you can't pay. You will need to meet some criteria for this, which means filling out some forms.

Catholic Social Services can also provide some quick short-term help.