Provides emergency assistance of food, clothing and financial support to individuals and families in Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet.
Lower Cape Outreach runs 8 food pantries on the lower Cape, plus a centralized food storage warehouse in Orleans.
Distributes food monthly to local Councils on Aging and other direct service organizations to provide to their clients.
Provides food baskets to clients during the holiday season and again in the spring.
Financial assistance is available to qualified applicants for payments of essential household services including electricity, heat, rent/mortgage payments, insurance, medical and prescription drug expenses, transportation and other expenses which can break an already stretched budget. This assistance is short-term in nature, designed to help people make ends meet until they can help themselves.