FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 6, 2019
The South Central Human Resource Agency (SCHRA) is accepting applications for the 2018 Low Income Energy Assistance Program thru September 30, 2019.
This program helps low income households through direct energy payments to their energy provider. Households with a total annual income below 150% of the federal poverty guidelines may be assisted. Priority points are given to individuals over 60, individuals with a disability, households with a child under 6, and veterans.
Proof of the total household income for the past eight (8) weeks is required to determine eligibility. The Social Security card for each household member must be provided along with the applicant’s ID. A printout from the utility company for the past twelve (12) months energy use and the most current utility bill must be provided. Persons interested in making application for the program should make an appointment at the South Central Human Resource Agency Office for Marshall County:
Address: 1572 Old Columbia Hwy., Lewisburg, TN
Phone: (931) 359-6363
The Marshall County Neighborhood Service Center office is open Monday thru Friday of each week from 8:30 am until 4:00 pm.
Funding for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program is provided through the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA).