Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program begins Nov. 2

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

 "Do you need help with your utility bills?"

Beginning Nov. 2, 2009 LIHEAP assistance programs will be available to all low-income households throughout Rock Island, Henry and Mercer counties. Please call your local Project NOW office on or after Nov. 2, 2009 to make an appointment. Assistance will continue through May 31, 2010 or may end sooner if funding is no longer available. Eligibility requirements apply, you must be at or below 150 percent of poverty.

Satellite appointments are available at the following locations (Call (309) 793-6391 for an appointment):

Nov. 5, 2009 Moline Legion, 1623 15th Street, Moline

Nov. 12, 2009 Martin Luther King Center, Rock Island

Nov. 17, 2009 UAW East Moline, 630 19th Street, East Moline

Nov. 19, 2009 Colona Township, 510 Colona RD, Colona, Call 309-792-8770 for an appointment, this location only.

Dec. 3, 2009 Martin Luther King Center, Rock Island

Dec. 9, 2009 Martin Luther King Center, Rock Island

Dec. 16, 2009 Moline Legion, 1623 15th Street, Moline

Project NOW office phone numbers are:

Rock Island Office- 309-793-6391

Moline Office- 309-764-8092

Henry County- 309-852-4565

Mercer County- 309-582-2644

Project NOW staff will also be visiting housing complexes and high rises throughout the community. Please see your apartment manager for dates and times.