October is the 13th Annual Wheels for Warmth Sale!

Since 2005, Wheels for Warmth has raised more than $350,000 for emergency fuel assistance, sold nearly 15,000 safe donated tires, and recycled more than 25,000 unsafe tires.
Wheels for Warmth supports emergency fuel assistance for Vermont families in need, provide DMV-inspected, affordable tires to Vermonters and recycle unwanted tires, reducing the number that wind up in our rivers and along our roadways. Check their website for tire sale and tire drop off locations.

Seasonal Resources Tax Prep & Flu

Free Tax Preparation:

Vermont 2-1-1 is promoting free tax preparation statewide, in partnership with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, the Chittenden County CASH Coalition, local United Way agencies and Community Action agencies.  Last year, tax preparation calls amounted to 3,062 during the first four months of 2010!

All callers in Chittenden, Windham, or Windsor County can be directly transferred to the "Tax Appointment Scheduler" in their area.  All other Vermont regions will be referred directly to their local tax sites. 

Flu Season Resources:

Vermont 2-1-1 is partnering with the Vermont Department of Health to help provide public information about H1N1 Flu and Seasonal Flu. General questions about H1N1 Flu can be answered by dialing 2-1-1. To locate a flu clinic in your area please dial 2-1-1 or click on the "Flu Clinic Finder" link: Vermont Flu Vaccine Clinic Finder  - Vermont Department of Health

More information on H1N1 Flu: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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