Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
515 North Cedar Street
Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
Telephone Numbers and Contact Information:
|Operating Agency:||CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation|
|Agency Type:||Non-Profit/ Community Action|
|Person In Charge:||Beth Beck-Marts|
|Hours:||Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm|
|Eligibility:||Income Eligibility (150% below poverty guidelines) Summer Cooling Program must be 60+, disabled, have child(ren) in home under 5 or a medical certification.|
|Intake Process:||Program typically begins Sept. 1st. Nov. begins applications. Program ends May 31st. Documentation required: Social Security Card for all household members, past 30 day household income, gas and electric bill.|
|Area Served:||Effingham, Moultrie and Shelby|
|Ages Served:||18 and older|
|Sign Language:||Availabe upon request|
Provides a one time benefit directly to utility provider. Benefit amount is based on household size, income level and type of heating source used. Outreach clinics are offered 1 to 2 times per season in following Shelby County communities: Herrick, Windsor, Findlay, Moweaqua, Stewardson and Sigel. If you would ike to attend an outreach clinic please indicate so when scheduling appointment. Summer Cooling depends on funding approval each year. If approved, typically starts in July or August.
Last Updated: July 6, 2016, 2:39 p.m.