Social Services & Fuel Assistance

The purpose of the Social Services office is to provide assistance to families, individuals, and children in the areas of food, utility assistance, clothing, and housing/rental availability and information and referral on a variety of other services. The department is staffed by a full-time social worker and part-time fuel assistance coordinator. Assistance is available to help individuals who are in crisis due to a family or work related situation.

Services/Information & Resources

The following are services and resources available:

  • Budgeting/Credit Assistant/Referral
  • Food Resources
  • Fuel Assistance Application
  • Government Subsidized Programs Referrals
  • Legal Assistance/Referral
  • Mass Health
  • Mental Health Referrals
  • SHINE Counseling (Health Insurance Needs)
  • Thanksgiving/Christmas for Kids
  • Used Furniture Assistance
  • Women, Infants, Children (WIC)

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet income eligibility criteria for most programs. Please contact Sharita Gregory, Social Worker or Kristen Madeira, Fuel Assistance Coordinator for a confidential appointment by calling 508-261-7368.

Social Services office is located at:
6 Park Row
Mansfield Town Hall, Third Floor
Mansfield, MA 02048

Phone: 508-261-7464