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Thursday, January 17: Rep. Noreen Kokoruda to Hold Office Hours

Posted on December 17, 2018 by admin


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The public is invited to meet with State Rep. Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) during her January Office Hours. Rep. Kokoruda will offer residents of Madison and Durham an opportunity to meet with her in a relaxed setting and discuss any legislative or local issues, including the 2019 legislative session which convenes on January 9.

Office Hours on Thursday, January 17 will take place at the following location:

Madison – Madison Town Hall
8 Campus Drive
Room B

6:30-7:30 p.m.

All residents are encouraged to attend.

Those who are unable to attend but would like to contact Rep. Kokoruda may do so at (800) 842-1423 or by email at Noreen.Kokoruda@housegop.ct.gov.

Home Heating Assistance Now Available

Posted on December 7, 2018 by admin


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Connecticut currently ranks in the top five highest energy costs in the nation. With the cold weather upon us, many residents may struggle to pay their heating bills. However, fuel assistance is available to those in need.

Operation Fuel is now accepting applications for one-time grants of up to $500 per household for deliverable fuel, gas and electric utilities. Qualified individuals are those who have received a shut-off notice, have no utility service, or need assistance to maintain payment arrangements or have a past due balance of 30 days or more.

In order to apply for an Operation Fuel utility or deliverable fuel grant, you must submit an application through a fuel bank. To find the fuel bank that serves your town, please either use the Fuel Bank Finder or call 2-1-1.

You will need to provide proof of the last 4 weeks of income for all household members, the name of your fuel vendor (for deliverable fuel customers only), or your utility bill and payment history (for electric and gas utility customers only).

Operation Fuel is a non-profit organization that partners with local government and community-based organizations at more than 100 sites throughout Connecticut to ensure that families in need have access to year-round energy assistance. Their partner agencies may also be able to connect residents with programs that provide assistance for food, clothing, health services, childcare, and more.

Please share this information with those who may benefit!

As always, if you would like to connect with me, please call: 1(800) 842-1423 or email: Noreen.Kokoruda@housegop.ct.gov for more information.
Sincerely,

Rep. Noreen Kokoruda

Department of Veteran Affairs App

Posted on November 15, 2018 by admin


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The Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs has a number of resources to assist our military men and women following their courageous service to this nation.

The mobile app offers CT veterans access to crisis assistance by phone, text and online chat. The app also includes information about housing assistance, healthcare options and employment opportunities.

Click here to learn more and download the application.

Our military men and women make tremendous personal sacrifices while deployed. It is our responsibility to make sure they are taken care of when they return home. If you or a loved one has served our nation, I hope you will take advantage of this app.

As always, if you would like to connect with me, please call: 1(800) 842-1423 or email: Noreen.Kokoruda@housegop.ct.gov for more information.
Sincerely,

Rep. Noreen Kokoruda