Webster Five donates $10K to WCAC

With temperatures dropping and prices for goods continuing to rise, Webster Five is donating $35,000 to help local families facing food insecurity and surging home heating costs. WCAC received $10,000 to support the agency’s Emergency Fuel Fund. Read more here.


Home Heating Help is Here!

This month’s newsletter provides information about how to access the home heating assistance program, weatherization, and energy efficiency programs. Please help us spread the word to ensure every household that is struggling with home heating expenses gets the help they need.  Read more here.


Home Heating Assistance Kickoff

WCAC joined the Massachusetts Association for Community Action (MASSCAP), the network of Community Action Agencies in Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Energy Directors Association (MEDA), today to launch its annual statewide awareness campaign to ensure that vulnerable Massachusetts families are able to keep safe, warm and healthy this winter. Heating help programs include both fuel assistance and energy efficiency and weatherization programs. Read more here.


October ENews: Facing the Cliff

WCAC knows that moving out of poverty is anything but simple. In this month’s e-newsletter, we are spotlighting various financial empowerment programs and initiatives including the development of our new Resiliency Center and other strategies that reaffirm our commitment to support area households in taking steps towards true economic mobility. Read more here.


Talent Showcase & Job Fair

Worcester Community Action Council, Inc. will host a Talent Showcase & Job Fair at Polar Park on Wednesday, September 22nd from 10 a.m. – 12 noon. The event is free and open to all ages. Read more here.


IMPORTANT NOTICE: WCAC's main office remains closed. All staff are working remotely. Fuel clients can now call 508-754-7281 to check on the status of your application by entering your social security number and/or to leave a voicemail for staff to call back. For all other home heating inquiries please contact For all other matters contact    (Updated 4/6/2022)