The Utility assistance program, Brad Office in Walnut Ridge Ar

The Utility assistance program, Brad Office in Walnut Ridge Ar,

I also listed Pocahontas, Brad office and info on bottom.

Help is available in Arkansans who need help paying their home heating bills.
CRISIS Low-Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP) Brad Office in Walnut Ridge Ar, will take Application on Mon, Tue, Wed, both days from 9:00 a.m. till Noon then 1 :00 p.m. 4;00 p.m.

These funds will go fast so please , make sure you get up there soon , Remember to take proof of income.

The program assists households with home energy and heating bills. Eligible households must meet income guidelines and furnish proof of all household income for the month prior to applying. For a household of one, monthly countable income is $1,354. For each additional person in the household, add $468. Countable income includes check stubs, child support, unemployment, housing utility assistance, SSI, SSA, TEA, VAS and retirement benefits.

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides eligible households with help in paying utility bills. The program pays benefits of fixed amounts based on household income. An additional benefit is available to eligible households having a high energy burden.

Crisis LIHEAP helps Arkansas families keep a crisis from happening. If a household is experiencing a heating emergency caused by the utility service to the home being turned off and locked, being without fuel, having broken heating equipment or leaking lines which must be fixed or replaced, Crisis LIHEAP can make a one-time payment to fix the problem.

To qualify for Crisis LIHEAP, Arkansans must have a disconnect notice with a disconnect date within 7 days of application date. All households receiving food stamps are potentially eligible to receive this assistance; however, the program is not limited to food stamp recipients.

The program assists households with home energy and heating bills. Eligible households must meet income guidelines and furnish proof of all household income for the month prior to applying. For a household of one, monthly countable income is $1,354. For each additional person in the household, add $468. Countable income includes check stubs, child support, unemployment, housing utility assistance, SSI, SSA, TEA, VAS and retirement benefits.

To apply for assistance, the household should bring a copy of the current utility bill, social security numbers, and proof-of- income and date of birth for all household members. Clients must have a working knowledge of household resources. Additional information may be required during the interview process. Failure to provide verification requested may result in delay or denial of assistance. The agency requests a 35-day waiting period to make payment.

For more information,

Loretta Tillman, Lawrence County HUD , Service Coordinator
(870) 886-5461
Walnut Ridge Office , 720 Hwy 67B N, Plaza Center

 

BRAD’S Central Office
1403 Hospital Drive
Pocahontas, AR 72455
Phone, (870) 892-4547
Fax: (870) 892-0707