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Healthy Community Coalition of Greater Franklin County

Healthy Community Coalition of Greater Franklin County, founded in 1989, is one of the oldest health coalitions in the country. Its mission is to measurably improve the well-being of all people in Greater Franklin County and neighboring towns using a coordinated public health approach of education, promotion, and outreach.  With its qualified staff of public health professionals, Healthy Community Coalition offers health screenings, health information, and programs and events to support healthy lifestyles that prevent disease and improve quality of life.  Its community outreach efforts appear in every town and corner of the region.


Family Optometry

Family Optometry is a practice that covers the full scope of eyecare from disease and injury treatment to preventive care. Doctors are well versed in fitting all types of contact lenses including lenses for astigmatism and multi-focals.


Franklin County Children's Task Force

The Franklin County Children's Task Force is a private, not-for-profit corporation committed to strengthening families and preventing child abuse and neglect through mobilizing community resources and advocating for and providing services that promote healthy children and families.

Franklin County Children's Task Force

Clients: Literacy Volunteers provides free reading/writing service to individuals with low level literacy skills. Trained volunteer tutors will work 1:1 in private. Serving Franklin and Somerset Counties and Livermore Falls, Livermore and Jay areas.

Services: Literacy Volunteers of Franklin and Somerset Counties mission is to foster literacy, language development, and education among the adults in our communities who want to improve their literacy skills in order to reach their full potential. Literacy Volunteers also promotes English for Speakers of other languages and fosters literacy among children, teens and families.

Literacy Volunteer tutors take an 18-hour workshop. They are then matched with a student in their area. This service is free, confidential, and on a one-to-one basis. Tutors and students meet at a place of their choice, either in the student’s home or a local learning center, or library. Literacy Volunteers has teen tutoring programs in schools in both counties. Literacy Volunteers also sends volunteers to different nursing homes in the area to read to the patients.


LEAP (Life Enrichment Advancing People)

LEAP supports people in small groups, individualized apartments, in various community supports, and through a small community respite program.

We carry out our mission by focusing on three main areas for support: maintaining optimum health, expanding communication options, and having many experiences of joy.


Senior Planning Center

Tony Arruda, of the Senior Planning Center is a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA). 

Many people reaching senior status have many questions regarding insurance and financial products. Tony and his Associates are able to answer those questions and provide affordable solutions that fulfill seniors needs.

The Senior Planning Center is dedicated to assisting seniors in choosing the best program for their needs, be it Medicare Planning, Retirement Planning or Senior Supplement Product Planning. In addition to working with seniors, the center is available to provide insurance products of Life, Health, Auto, Home and Business Liability.

Tony hopes that with the addition of the Farmington location, seniors in the area will have convenient access to discuss their special needs. Tony and his associates look forward to seeing you at the Senior Planning Center at the Mt. Blue Shopping Plaza in Farmington. Tony and his associates are always available for home appointment. For further information or if you have any question please contact our office at 207-778-6601 or email


Safe Voices

Safe Voices is a domestic violence resource center serving Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin Counties. The Mission of Safe Voices is to support and empower those affected by Domestic Violence and engage the community in creating social change in Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin Counties.


United Way of the Tri-Valley Area

Working together, we can make a better place to live, work and raise a family. The purpose of the United Way is to analyze community needs, bring people together to address those needs, evaluate organizations that have programs serving those needs, and then raise and allocate funds for those programs.

The United Way of the Tri-Valley Area is part of a national system that works towards achieving common good in our communities. Your gift will go far, but not far away, as the Tri-Valley area includes all of Franklin County, Livermore and Livermore Falls. Payroll deductions and direct gifts are two of the many ways our donors help fund programs that meet the medical, financial, nutritional, and social needs of thousands of local people.


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