LICEAF is a partnership among seven Ledyard and Gales Ferry Churches.  Their Mission is to help residents of Ledyard & Gales Ferry who have emergency financial or material needs.

Requirements for requesting help:

  • Clients are referred to LICEAF by Ledyard Social Services, the initial point of contact.  Contact information for LSS is 860-464-3222 or
  • You must be a Ledyard/Gales Ferry resident for at least 60 days prior to requesting aid
  • One-time need in categories of housing, energy, medical, transportation, and food
  • $2,000 request maximum
  • LICEAF assistance is available only once per 12 months
  • Encouraged to repay grant if able

How can you help?   LICEAF accepts donations through Paypal by following the link on their website or by check mailed to:  LICEAF, P.O. Box 291 Gales Ferry, CT  06355.  LICEAF is a 501 (c)(3) organization and your donation is tax deductible.