· Project Community Connect will be held Friday, Jan. 25, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at RCTC Field House. Sponsored by the Homeless Community Network of Olmsted County, everyone (including children) is invited to attend. Participants can learn more about local resources (MNsure Navigators, legal services, veteran services, employment assistance, housing, childcare) and access free services (free haircuts, free lunch, free HIV testing, free ID). Interpreters available. Free city bus to/from the event - just tell the driver that you are going to Project Community Connect. Check them out on Facebook for more information: Project Community Connect-Rochester or contact your school social worker, Lindy Lange, 328-3243.
· Energy Assistance provides help with heating and/or electric costs (service provided includes: monetary grant paid directly to clients heating and or electric accounts) to eligible Olmsted County renters and homeowners. Applications are available now through Three Rivers Community Action, Inc, 732-8554, www.threeriverscap.org/energy/energy-assistance. Questions? Call or email Lindy Lange, Fowell’s school social worker, at 328-3243 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lindy Lange, Licensed School Social Worker
Pinewood Elementary (M/F), Folwell Elementary (T, W, TH)
507-328-3621 (PW)/507-328-3243 (F)