Growing Up Healthy is partnering with the City of Faribault, City of Northfield, and leaders in home energy efficiency to bring Xcel Energy’s Home Energy Squad visits and related services to Latinx residents.
Available during the coronavirus pandemic – Virtual Home Energy Squad Visits
Home Energy Squad® is here to help with a new FREE service – the Virtual HES Visit. An hour-long video chat with our energy experts will help you discover ways to reduce energy use in your home. Call a Growing Up Healthy staff member to schedule! Scroll for contact information.
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Renters and mobile home residents, click here for helpful guides that include tips for making sure your home is comfortable, safe, and energy efficient.
Connecting families to additional resources
During Home Energy Squad visits, Growing Up Healthy staff members are able to connect residents with additional resources, including:
- The City of Faribault’s heat tape program
- The Faribault Fire Department’s Fire Safety/smoke detector program
- Three Rivers Energy Assistance Program
- Community Action Center of Northfield
Meet the facilitators:
Natalia Marchan, bilingual in English and Spanish
Growing Up Healthy Director, Faribault
Jennyffer Barrientos, bilingual in English and Spanish
Growing Up Healthy Director, Northfield