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Program: SENIOR FIREWOOD PROGRAM - GCSS

Agency: GOLD COUNTRY SENIOR SERVICES


Resource Number: 4661693
Description
Provides qualified seniors a limited amount of pine/fir to supplement their other home heating sources. Seniors may qualify if they meet the following criteria:
  • A Nevada County resident living in the Greater Grass Valley area.
  • 65 years of age or older.
  • Lives alone or with another eligible senior.
  • Income eligible (provided by GCSS).
The Gold Country Senior Services Senior Firewood Program is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 season through July 31, 2020 OR UNTIL THE PROGRAM IS FULL. Wood deliveries will be this fall. Download your application at https://www.goldcountryservices.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/SFW-app-for-2020.pdf or get one at the Administration Office, 528 Brunswick Road, Grass Valley, Mon-Thu from 9am-3pm. Once completed, email to info@goldcountryservices.org or mail to PO Box 968, Grass Valley, CA 95945. Applicants will be notified in writing of the status of their application in early August.
 


Program Phones:
530-615-4541Business Line
530-273-0785Fax

Main Contact
Nicole Grimes
Executive Assistant
530-615-4541

ngrimes@goldcountryservices.org
Senior Administrator
Janeth Marroletti
Executive Director
530-615-4541
director@goldcountryservices.org

Website: www.goldcountryservices.org
Email: info@goldcountryservices.org

Program Information
SENIOR FIREWOOD PROGRAM - GCSS  
Location: 528 Brunswick Road

Grass Valley, CA 95945
(Map)

Hours of operation
Program Hours:

Open:
Closed:
Mon
9:00 AM
3:00 PM
Tue
9:00 AM
3:00 PM
Wed
9:00 AM
3:00 PM
Thu
9:00 AM
3:00 PM


Description: The wood storage yards are located in Grass Valley.
Disabilities Access: On site parking, wheelchair accessible
Mailing Address: PO Box 968, Grass Valley, CA 95945
Service Area:
Defined coverage area:
CA-Nevada County

Program Delivery
Eligibility: Individuals/couples must be at least 65 years of age, frail, with a very low-income, who needs assistance in heating their home to avoid the risk of exposure. Adults Females Males
Languages: English
Application Process: GCSS sends out and accepts applications each year between July 1st and August 15th. Call to request an application.
Program Fees: No fee for qualified seniors. Funding for the program is derived from selling a portion of the wood collected for $275 per cord. This price includes free delivery within 10 miles of Grass Valley.
Service Area: Western Nevada County
Defined coverage area:
CA-Nevada County


Custom fields
LocationNevada County
Record OwnerNevada County
Categorized as:
Firewood Assistance
Utility Service Payment Assistance
Utility Service Providers
Firewood Stockpiling * Older Adults
Firewood Stockpiling * Adults With Disabilities/Health Conditions


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Verification

Person at the resource who last verified this information:
Last Verified On: 3/3/2020
Last Verified By: Jenna
Title: Project Assistant
Phone Number: 530-615-4541
Email Address: jdunn@goldcountryservices.org
 

Agency Background

Programs at GOLD COUNTRY SENIOR SERVICES

CONGREGATE LUNCH CAFE - GCSS
FACILITY RENTAL - GCSS
MEALS ON WHEELS-WESTERN NEVADA COUNTY - GCSS
SENIOR CLASSES AND ACTIVITIES PROGRAM - GCSS

Tax Status: 501(c)(3)
Legal Status: Nonprofit - Incorporated
Funding: Area 4 Agency on Aging; Donations; Other Federal Funding; USDA;





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