The Winter Solstice, the beginning of astronomical winter and the shortest day of the year, falls on December 21st at 10:37 pm in Downeast Maine.
New this week:
You may be eligible for $30 per month toward broadband service or $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers. Contact Brooke Hachey at SCEC with questions about eligibility and more.
- In case you missed it, Daughterhood the Podcast’s episode on Palliative Care, How Palliative Care Empowers Decisions with Dr Caitlin Baran. Listen HERE.
- Listen HERE to the Latest podcast episode After Caregiving with Connie Baher.
Assessment Survey for Providers
Family Futures Downeast Coach, Jessie McPhail, is writing her Master’s thesis on available resources in WC. She has created an assessment survey for providers posted on Facebook, asking questions like how available are resources and how do the requests go. She has also created an assessment for people who have used resources themselves.