LIHEAP applications available Nov. 30

Staff Writer
Morton Times-News

Tazwood Community Services Inc. has been designated by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to administer the 2011 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) for Tazewell and Woodford counties. LIHEAP offers help with heating bills for qualifying low-income households.

Beginning Nov. 30, any household may make an appointment to apply at intake sites scheduled for the month of November. A household may qualify if their gross income for the 30 days preceding application does not exceed $1,354 for a one-person household; $1,821 for a two-person household; $2,289 for a three-person household; or $2,756 for a four-person household.

Residents may walk-in or call the Tazwood office at 266-9941 or 694-4391, from 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m Monday through Friday., to schedule an appointment.

For further information, call Tazwood Community Services, Inc.