Appropriate funds and improve the accessibility to health care services for Amesbury residents who do not have sufficient means or medical insurance.
The Health Care Trust Commission encourages applications from qualified residents and eligibility is determined by the Commission with compassion on a case by case basis. The HCTC oversees the allocation of trust funds for payment of medical expenses of uninsured and under-insured residents.
The Health Care Trust Commission considers all requests, not all guaranteed, to assist residents with:
- Diagnostic testing
- Eye exams
- Hospital bills
- Outpatient ancillary charges
To apply for assistance, complete the application (each year) and mail it to:
Amesbury Health Care Trust
PO Box 305
Amesbury, MA 01913
Join the Board
The Health Care Trust Commission has two vacancies open, appointed by the Mayor. Apply here.
The minimal time commitment is 1.5 hours on the 3rd Thursday of the month for the commission meeting. The Chair and Secretary volunteer a few more hours per month to prepare, record and send out minutes, and do follow up calls to applicants as needed.