Funds available for low-income families
Program designed to help families meet summer energy costs
The program offers assistance to those in need to increase the energy efficiency of their homes, reduce their energy expenditures, and improve the health and safety of their environment, especially of low-income persons who are particularly vulnerable such as elderly, the handicapped, and children.
Funds may provide typical measures such as installing insulation, sealing ducts, tuning and repairs, heating and cooling system, mitigating air infiltration, and reducing electric base load consumptions.
Applications will be taken at the office of St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services, 14654 River Road in New Sarpy, La. Applications will be taken on Tuesday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. beginning June 20. Each applicant must bring in proof of their household income for the previous four weeks and their utility bill (light and gas).
For households with more than ten members, add $76.00 for each additional member.
Acceptance and participating requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability and there will be no discrimination in the course of this service.
Subscribe Today and Save!!!
St. Charles Herald-Guide is an award-winning newspaper that covers all aspects of St. Charles Parish - from schools and parish government news to social events, features on our local residents and sports.
Order your subscription today!
Signs supporting the Krewe of Zeusí plans to parade through Ormond Boulevard in...
The body of a man who is believed to have jumped off the Hale Boggs Bridge in...
A new online job connection program that seeks to match the skill set of job...
New laws targeting motorists have taken effect, including a ban on using cell...
Bailey Lanier is a big guy. ...
If anglers want to catch fish in Grand Isle, the speckled trout are in the surf and...
Grumpy's is serving up your all time favorites in St Charles Parish, from Seafood to Shakes. Dine in or call ahead and pick up your order to-go, phone orders welcome!
Board wants more cameras in schools - 1338 views
The St. Charles Parish School Board wants to install a comprehensive video surveillance system that would cover every school campus and tie into local law enforcement switchboards.