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Free services for fishing families.

Fishing Partnership has been supporting the health and well-being of commercial fishermen and their families since 1997. Our services include:

  • Help with health insurance
  • Safety and survival training
  • Harborside health screenings and special events
  • Advice from legal and financial professionals
  • Professional counseling on family issues, depression, grief, substance abuse

Sign up now—membership is free!

If you’re one of the 11,000 people who work in our local commercial fishing industry, at sea or on shore, you and your family are entitled to all the benefits and free services we offer.

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Help with health insurance

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Our Fishing Partnership Navigators can help you understand your insurance options and find a health plan that works for your family.

  • Health insurance is more affordable—it could even be free
  • You can’t be turned down for pre-existing conditions
  • All plans cover doctor visits, hospitalization, maternity care, emergency room care, and prescription drugs

Now’s the time to enroll in a health plan—please act soon. Open enrollment ends February 15, 2015. Got questions? Need help?

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Upcoming Events

Fishing Partnership offers safety and survival trainings, family health events at local harbors, and special programs for the wives of commercial fishermen. Please check back often for upcoming events near you.

[In association with Massachusetts Fishermen’s Partnership]