In partnership with the MA COVID-19 Relief Fund, The Cape Cod Foundation selected Fishing Partnership as the non-profit leader in commercial fishing industry to distribute a $25,000 grant to Barnstable County fishing families.
Oceans of Recovery is a weekly support group that meets on Zoom every Thursday at 7 p.m. for fishermen seeking freedom from substance use disorder [SUD].
Learn the COVID-19 protocols Fishing Partnership adheres to that ensure the safety of participants.
Open enrollment starts Nov. 1, 2020! Contact a Navigator and #getcovered, #staycovered.
VP of Health Policy Heidi Sulman is interviewed on the impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Fishermen.
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Fishermen Need Help
Commercial fishermen are essential workers and heroes who risk their lives to feed us. The pandemic has threatened the collective livelihood of the 20,000 fishermen we serve. You can help local fishing families by answering the call. Make a donation to support Fishing Partnership programs and thank you.
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What Fishermen Are Saying
Fishing Partnership has had a major impact on my life. In these uncertain times in the fishing industry, having access to affordable health insurance is a great relief. Thank you, your efforts are much appreciated.
Edward D., Marblehead
A lot of fisherman and their families would be without health care if it were not for you guys. Keep up the good work.
Tom M., Hingham
We can’t thank Fishing Partnership enough for being there when we needed affordable quality health coverage.
Peter P., Gloucester
Fishing Partnership is the best thing that ever happened to fishermen. Without it, I wouldn’t know what to do about my doctor bills.
Antone S., New Bedford