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CADC to accept applications for regular LIHEAP

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BENTON - Central Arkansas Development Council has started accepting applications for the regular Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or LIHEAP, utility assistance in its 12-county service area.

Regular Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists households with home energy and heating bills. Eligible households must meet income guidelines and furnish proof of all household income for the month prior to applying. Shut off notices will not be accepted.

Applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis at the following locations & times:

In Pulaski County, applications will be taken beginning January 6th and 7th at the mass intake day, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Arts and Crafts Building at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds, 2600 Howard Street in Little Rock.

After  the mass intake days in Pulaski County, applications will be accepted at the following locations and times:

  • Arkansas Workforce Center of Jacksonville, #2 Crestview Plaza in Jacksonville. Applications will be accepted on a walk-in basis on Thursdays only, 9 am until Noon and is limited to the first 50 customers.
  • Arkansas Workforce Center of Little Rock, 5401 South University in Little Rock. Applications will be accepted on a walk-in basis only, Monday-Wednesday, 8 am until Noon and is limited based on staff availability. For more information in Pulaski County, call 501-603-0909.

In Clark County, applications will be taken beginning January 7th at the mass intake day, 9 am - 1 pm at the Clark County Fairgrounds, 1201 Highway 67 in Arkadelphia.

After the mass intake day in Clark County, applications will be accepted at the following locations and times:

  • CADC Arkadelphia Senior Activity Center, 1305 North 10th Street, Monday & Tuesdays from 1 - 4 pm. Call 870-246-9871 for more information.
  • Gurdon City Hall, 103 Maple, Wednesdays, 9 am until 1pm.

In Lonoke County, applications will be taken beginning January 8th at the mass intake day, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lonoke Community Center, 1355 W. Front Street in Lonoke.

After the mass intake day in Lonoke County, applications will be accepted  at the following locations and times:

  • CADC Lonoke County Office, 117 South East Front Street, Monday through Wednesday, 8 am until Noon. Call 501-676-0019 for more information.
  • Ward Municipal Complex, 405 Hickory Street in Ward, Monday through Wednesday, 8:30 am until Noon. Applications are made by appointment by calling 501-676-0019.

            In Union County, applications will be taken beginning January 8th at the mass intake day, 8 a.m. until Noon at the TAC House, 1101 North West Avenue in El Dorado.  

            After the mass intake day in Union County, applications will be accepted Monday through Wednesday, 8 am until Noon at the CADC El Dorado Office, 1426 North West Avenue. Call 870-864-0067 for more information.

In Saline County, applications will be taken beginning January 9th at the mass intake day, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Gene Moss Building in Tyndall Park, 913 E. Sevier in Benton.

After the mass intake day in Saline County, applications will be accepted at the CADC Administration Building, 321 Edison Street, Monday through Wednesday, 8 am until Noon. Call 501-315-1121 for more information.

In Ouachita County, applications will be taken beginning January 9th at the mass intake day, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Carnes Park, Teen Town Building, 955 Adams Street in Camden.   

            After the mass intake day in Ouachita County, applications will be accepted at the CADC Ouachita County office, 313 Jefferson, Monday through Wednesday, 8 am until Noon.  Call 870-836-3200 for more information.

In Hot Spring County, applications will be taken beginning January 10th at the mass intake day, 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at the 4-H Youth Center, 1407 Martin Luther King Blvd in Malvern.

After the mass intake day in Hot Spring County, applications will be accepted Monday thru Wednesday, 8 am until Noon at the Arkansas Workforce Center of Malvern, 1735 E. Sullenberger. Call 501-337-8401 for more information.

Applications will also be accepted in the following counties:

            In Calhoun County, applications will be accepted every Thursday beginning January 9th at the CADC Hampton Office, 210 S. Lee St, from 8:30 am until Noon each Thursday. Call 870-798-2457 for more information.

            In Columbia County, applications will be accepted Monday thru Wednesday beginning January 6th at the CADC Magnolia Office, 1503 North Vine, 8 am until Noon. Call 870-234-6444 for more information.

In Dallas County, applications will be accepted Monday thru Wednesday beginning January 6th at the CADC Fordyce Office, 410 E. 4th St Monday through Wednesday, 8 am until Noon. Call 870-352-8894 for more information.

In Montgomery County, applications will be accepted every Wednesday beginning January 8th at the CADC Mt. Ida Senior Activity Center, 158 Senior Drive, 8 am until Noon. Call 870-867-0151 for more information.

In Pike County, applications will be accepted every Tuesday beginning January 7th at the CADC Glenwood Senior Activity Center, 229  Betty St, 8 am until Noon. Call 870-356-4212. Applications will also be accepted every Monday beginning January 6th at the CADC Murfreesboro Senior Activity Center, 120 E. Court, Ste. A, 8 am until Noon. Call 870-285-2312 for more information.

Applicants for LIHEAP assistance must meet income guidelines. For a household of 1, monthly countable income is $1,482.  The income eligibility limits are set at 60% of the state's median income level. Countable income includes check stubs, child support, unemployment, housing utility assistance, SSI, SSA, TEA, VAS and retirement benefits.

            To apply for assistance, the household should bring proof of income for all household members 18 years or older for the previous month, proof of child support, proof of unemployment for all household members age 18 and older, proof of social security, retirement, pensions, workman's comp or disability, proof of utility allowance and if no income, proof of how bills are being paid. Social security numbers and birthdates for all household members are required. Failure to provide verification requested may result in delay or denial of assistance. Allow agency 35 days to make payment. For more information, call your local CADC office.

            CADC is a private nonprofit community action agency that was formed in 1965 to fight and win the "War on Poverty." The mission of CADC is to improve the quality of life and build strong communities in Arkansas. For more information, please contact your local CADC office.

  

 

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