2020 Cooling CARES Energy Assistance Program

Brenda Dalin, Program Director, Ninth District Opportunity, Inc. announces Cooling CARES Help for Banks, Barrow, Clarke, Dawson, Elbert, Forsyth, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Jackson, Lumpkin, Madison, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union and White counties.

Households who have NOT had Heating or Cooling assistance since November 2019 may apply for assistance with their home cooling bills beginning on July 1, 2020.  One time payments will be made by check issued to the home cooling suppliers on behalf of eligible households up to $400.00.  Eligibility for the program is based on the income of all household members.  All eligible households must be responsible for their home cooling costs.

All eligible applicants are asked to contact Ninth District Opportunity, Inc.’s scheduling system July 1, 2020 beginning at 12:01 A.M. by telephone at 888-636-3125 or go online to www.ndo.org/eap. Phone lines or website for scheduling will not be active until the opening date of the program and no appointments will be made by telephone or online until this time.  No walk-ins, please.  Appointments will be scheduled until all funds are exhausted.  Additional information will be made available online at http://www.ndo.org.

Only households who have NOT had heating or Cooling assistance since November 2019 may apply July 1, 2020.  Applicants that do not meet the required criteria will be denied.  If funds are available, income eligible households may apply on August 3, 2020.

Ninth District Opportunity, Inc. is an equal opportunity agency while providing services without regard to age, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, or any other classification or category.

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