Diane Rogers, Community Services Department Head, announces that Concerted Services, Incorporated, Appling County’s local Community Action Agency, will operate the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program funded by the Department of Human Services. The program income guidelines have been set at 60 percent of the state’s median income. The program will begin November 12, 2013.
Only elderly (65 and older) and homebound households will be served from November 12, 2013 until December 11, 2013. All applicants must call (800) 303-6531 to schedule an appointment. All other income-eligible applicants may call beginning December 12, 2013, and will be served if funds are available.
The program is operated on a first come, first served basis and will end upon depletion of funds.