Financial Wellness at Work - New Bedford Community Health

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Meet Your Financial Wellness Coordinator

Hello! I am Dora, United Way’s Financial Wellness at Work Coordinator. I am looking forward to working with the team at New Bedford Community Health. I understand the importance of financial well-being in your life, and am here to support you on your journey towards financial success. As your dedicated financial coordinator, my mission is to empower you with the knowledge and tools needed to make informed decisions about your finances.

Whether you're just starting to plan for your future, seeking guidance on budgeting and debt management, or anything in between, I am here to help. With a personalized approach, I can tailor your plan to meet your unique financial goals and aspirations.

Your financial well-being is a priority and I am excited to embark on this journey with you. I will be onsite once a week at New Bedford Community Health, so we can work together to build a strong financial foundation that empowers you to achieve your dreams.

I am also here to connect you with local resources. Whether you are looking for support for your children or elderly parents, or looking to buy your first home, I am here to point you in the right direction.

If you have any immediate questions or would like to schedule a one-on-one meeting contact me directly at 774-762-8315 or You can also reach out to Jennifer Patnaude in HR for more information.

Dora Lima

What is Financial Wellness at Work?

The Financial Wellness at Work Program embeds trained United Way coordinators in the workplace to meet individually with employees to provide confidential coaching, year-long workshops, and access to resources to enable employees to make informed money decisions and set financial goals.

What can Financial Wellness at Work Provide?

  • Workshops at your Workplace
    Topics include How to Manage Your Money, Designing a Budget, Spending and Saving, Protecting Your Credit Rating, Debt Management, and more.
  • One-on-One Weekly Coaching
    Confidential meetings with a trusted advisor who can help you solve a problem, access resources, or reach your personal goals.
  • Small Dollar Loan Program
    If needed, together with Taunton Federal Credit Union, set up a low-cost, small-dollar loan managed through payroll deductions.

Taunton Federal Credit Union

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Office Hours at NBCH

Dora will be on site every Tuesday from 1 - 4 pm. She will be located on the 3rd floor in room #310. Click below to ask Dora a question or set up a one-on-one coaching session.