Helping islanders through the lean winter months

In the winter months, gas and electric bills often skyrocket, and for those already struggling to get by, this additional expense can force agonizing choices. Often, low-income families live in older homes and rental houses or trailers without good insulation. For seniors living on a fixed income, an increase in utility bills can be devastating to their budget. Continue reading “Helping islanders through the lean winter months”

Our island veterans

One of many privileges we have here at the Resource Center is that of providing services and resources to several of our island veterans. Our partners in serving our veteran friends include the San Juan County Veterans Advisory Board, a veteran advocate at the Opportunity Council in Bellingham, Orcas Senior Center, and the Sunrise Volunteers!

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