Blue Horizon Health Fund

Grant Guidelines

WHO CAN APPLY

Individuals & families in need of medical financial assistance in the towns of North Canaan, Canaan(Falls Village), Cornwall, Goshen, Kent, Norfolk, Sharon, Salisbury/Lakeville and Warren in CT.

GRANT INFORMATION

Applications are accepted on behalf of clients by health & social service agency representatives or clergy and may be submitted by fax, email or mail. Decisions are generally given within ten working days.

The Blue Horizon Health Fund supports individuals by paying for medical expenses including: therapeutic, chiropractic, naturopathic and surgical care and treatment of indigent, sick and helpless persons regardless of race, color or creed who reside in the towns of North Canaan, Canaan(Falls Village), Cornwall, Goshen, Kent, Norfolk, Sharon, Salisbury/Lakeville and Warren.

ELIGIBILITY

Please be in touch with the social worker in your town, who can submit an application on your behalf. Applicants who have received a Blue Horizon grant are invited to reapply for future funding should they still be in need of medical financial assistance.

AWARDS

Awards are generally up to $500 but may increase depending on financial need.

NORTHWEST CORNER SOCIAL WORKER CONTACT INFORMATION

Cornwall

Ms. Jane Muir Sellery
Town of Cornwall Social Services
26 Pine Street
PO Box 97
Cornwall, CT 06753
Phone: 860.672.2603
Fax: 860.672.2677
Email: cornwallsocialservices@gmail.com 

Falls Village
Ms. Theresa Snyder Graney
Social Services Director/Municipal Agent
Town of Canaan
PO Box 47
Falls Village, CT 06031-0047
Phone: 860.824.9855
Email: fallsvillagess@comcast.net

Goshen
Mr. Bob Valentine
First Selectman
Town of Goshen
42A North Street
Goshen, CT 06756
Phone: 860.491.2308 ext. 221
Email: 1stselectman@goshenct.gov

Kent
Ms. Leah Pullaro
Social Worker
Town of Kent Social Worker
PO Box 678
Kent Town Hall
Kent, CT 06757
Phone: 860.927.1586
Email: socialservices@townofkentct.org

Norfolk
Ms. Barbara Gomez
Administrative Assistant
Town Hall, 19 Maple Avenue
PO Box 592
Norfolk, CT 06058
Phone: 860.542.5829
Email: twnnfksec@snet.net

North Canaan
BJ Christinat
North Canaan Social Services
100 Pease Street, #8
Canaan, CT 06018
Phone: 860.824.3133 x 110
Email: socialservice@northcanaan.org

Salisbury/Lakeville
Ms. Patrice McGrath
Director of Social Services
Salisbury Family Services
PO Box 379
Salisbury, CT 06068
Phone: 860.435.5187

Sharon
Ms. Ella Clark
Social Service Agent
Town of Sharon Social Services
PO Box 385
Sharon, CT 06069
Phone: 860.364.1003
Email: ella_c@sharon-ct.org

Warren
Leah Pullaro
Director of Social Services/ Municipal Agent for the Elderly
Phone: 860.868.7881 ext. 114
Email: socialservices@warrenct.org

Craig Nelson
First Selectman
Email: selectman@warrenct.org

Toni Richardson
Municipal Agent on Aging
Chairman: Good Neighbor Committee

Email: avrichardson@optonline.net

Warren Town Hall

50 Cemetery Road
Warren, CT 06754
Tel: 860.868.7881
Fax: 860.868.7746