"NEWS AND INFORMATION"
November 2020 Family Resource Center Newsletters
COAT COUPON FOR PARENTS TO FILL OUT
If your child is in need of a winter coat,
you can fill out the coupon in our
November Newsletter and return to school.
Family Resource Center will give coat to student
to take home.
**Virtual parents can call FRC at main office phone
270-354-6450 and request a coat.
Parent will have to pick the coat up at school or
at FRC office.
MERRY THE CHRISTMAS FAIRY 5TH GRADE ART CONTEST
click on the link under
for all the info on this special contest!!
DINNER TABLE PROJECT NEWSLETTERS
Check out all the monthly newsletters from the
DINNER TABLE PROJECT
to the right of the page under Dinner Table Project
visit their website for much more
information on this great program!!
MARSHALL CO FREE MEALS PROGRAM
LAKE NEWS - LETTERS TO SANTA
See more info under "Community Events"
about letters to Santa to be
printed in the Lake News Newspaper
*Deadline is Dec. 11th.*
FREE VITAMIN PROGRAM FOR
CHILDREN AGES 0-12
click on links to the right under
for all the info on this program!
PARENT CAFE EXPEIENCE
CLICK ON LINK UNDER
FOR INFO ON PARENT CAFE ON
November 10th at 6 pm
MARSHALL CO. PUBLIC LIBRARY EVENTS
NOVEMBER 21-29, 2020
TRAIL TRACKS, ROUND 2!!
click on the link under
to get all the info on this MC Library event in November.
NEED ASSISTANCE WITH YOUR HEATING BILLS?
LIHEAP IS NOW AVAILABLE
Applications will be accepting from Nov. 2 until Dec. 11, 2020, or until funds are depleted.
for more info on this program contact:
West Kentucky Allied Services
1101 Main Street
SeeTheSignsKY.com is a valuable resource in the detection and prevention of opioid abuse and suicide in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Here, you’ll find guides to recognizing these sometimes subtle signs and direction to immediate assistance. Join Kentucky's fight against opioid addiction and suicide. Click on the link above to go to website.
PREGNANT? NEW BABY? CHILDREN UNDER 5?
WIC can help you feed your family!
Kentucky WIC provides supplemental nutrition food and nutritional education to low-income women, infants and children, living in the state of Kentucky and meet income requirements for the program. The program also provides referral services for health care in addition to nutritional education, all at no cost at all.
For information call toll-free 1-800-462-6122 or
call Marshall County Health Department
at 270-527-1496 for more information.
See the Kentucky WIC website for detailed application information:
Quit Now Kentucky - (Stop Smoking)
Thinking about quitting tobacco? Ready to quit?
Quit Now Kentucky is a FREE online service available to Kentucky residents 15 years of age and over. When you become a member, you get special tools, a support team of coaches, research-based information, and a community of others trying to become tobacco free. Expert coaches can talk to you about overcoming common barriers, such as dealing with stress, fighting cravings, coping with irritability, and controlling weight gain. They also offer a free telephone service, so you can speak to a coach in person, if you would prefer.
Call the QuitLine at 1-800-QUIT-NOW or 1-800-784-8669.
Visit www.quitnowkentucky.org for more details on how to quit smoking!
Kentucky SNAP (food assistance program)
Kentucky Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as Food Stamps, is the food assistance program for low-income families and individuals living in Kentucky. The program provides access to food so that low-income families living in the state can feed themselves and stay healthy.
Eligibility Requirements: In order to receive benefits under SNAP (Food Stamps), one has to meet the following program requirements:
* Applicants must be a U.S citizen or a qualified alien
* Applicants must be a resident of state of Kentucky
* Applicants must register for work provided they are between 16 and 60 years of age and are qualified for work.
For more information visit the website at:
or go to the following address to apply in person:
Family Support (Food stamps, medical, welfare, etc.)
211 East 7th Street
PO Box 491
Benton, KY 42025-0491