To provide funding for residential Twelve Step programs for economically challenged adult men and women struggling with heroin and other addictive substances and living within the communities served by Essex County Community Foundation.
These communities include: Amesbury, Byfield, Groveland, Merrimac, Newbury, Rowley, Newburyport, Salisbury, and West Newbury
This application must be submitted before entering an extended addiction services residence.
The Pelican Intervention Fund supports specific residences.
We fund up to the fist three months of residency to eliminate the need for paid employment; allowing time for twelve step work with staff and groups.