Summer cooling assistance deadline Sept. 30

Summer cooling assistance deadline Sept. 30

The deadline is nearing for households to seek help through the Summer Crisis Program offered by Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP). The program is available for eligible households in Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood counties now through Sept. 30.…

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Cooling program helps beat summer heat

Cooling program helps beat summer heat

With temperatures projected to be in the upper 80s and 90s throughout the next few weeks, Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) reminds those who are in need of cooling assistance that the Summer Crisis Program is here to help.…

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EHEAP helps people through difficult times

EHEAP helps people through difficult times

Every year, the Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (EHEAP) helps thousands of  residents in Ohio and nationwide avoid a utility disconnect or a heating fuel shortage by providing them with a one-time credit to their utility bill, or by resupplying them with heating fuel such as kerosene, wood pellets, or propane. GLCAP’s utility assistance staff helped nearly 1,500 people in Wood, Sandusky, Ottawa and Seneca County during the 2019-2020 winter season with help through the EHEAP.…

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Summer Crisis Program Starts July 1, Will Help with Disconnect Notices

Summer Crisis Program Starts July 1, Will Help with Disconnect Notices

The Ohio Development Services Agency and Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) will help income-eligible Ohioans stay cool during the hot summer months. The Home Energy Assistance Summer Crisis Program provides eligible Ohioans assistance paying an electric bill or assistance paying for central air conditioning repairs, or paying for one window air conditioner. The program runs from July 1 through September 30.…

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