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Heating assistance scheduling available during holidays

Heating assistance scheduling available during holidays

If you are facing a utility shut-off, have disconnected utilities, or are low on bulk fuel supplies, Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) can help.

GLCAP’s Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program can provide a one-time utility assistance payment this winter to help income-eligible residents of Wood, Sandusky, Ottawa and Seneca counties.

In order to qualify, the household must be at or below the 175 percent federal poverty guidelines (e.g. up to $43,925 for a family of four) and have all required documentation with them at the time of the appointment. Individuals interested in receiving assistance must have a face-to-face interview. Details are available at

Assistance will be available by appointment only at GLCAP sites in Bowling Green, Fostoria, Fremont and Port Clinton on Dec. 26-28 and 31. Sites will be closed Dec. 24-25, 2018 and Jan. 1, 2019. To schedule an appointment, call 1-888-441-4327. 

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