Application Period Open for Assistance with Utilities

Relief is on the way for those struggling to pay utility bills this winter. The Department of Health and Human Resources has started accpeting applications for assistance through the Low Income Energy Assistance Program. Eligibile households are determined by using a number of factors including income, type of heating payment and total heating costs. The Southwestern Community Action Council is hosting an application seminar today in Huntington. The application period is open through February.

You can find more application information online at www.wvinroads.org