Mass. Sens Push For More Money Toward Home Heating Oil AssistanceMass. U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey are among a bipartisan group of 39 senators calling on the federal government to increase funding for a program that helps lower-income families and seniors cover their home heating costs.
Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low IncomesSeveral health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.
IRS Needs Volunteers To Give Tax Help To Low Income, Elderly & Disabled In Mass.The Internal Revenue Service is looking for volunteers to provide free basic income tax return preparation to low-income, elderly and disabled Massachusetts residents.
Boston To Look At Health Vs. School PerformanceBoston city and public school officials are set to gather for a meeting on how bad health affects student performance.
Bishops Ask Congress To Keep Funding For Heating AssistanceThe state's four Roman Catholic bishops are urging Congressional leaders not to cut funding for a program that helps low income families pay for heat.