Thu., November 15, 2012 11:29am
Groups Expect Less Home Heating Aid
Low-income and homebound seniors can start getting help with their winter heating bills this month. But with federal budget cuts and the fiscal-cliff threat, there’s likely to be less money to go around this year.
Mon., April 2, 2012 2:46am
No Cooling Assistance For Poor
An unseasonably warm March forced many in Georgia to turn on the air conditioning early. But federal money used to help the poor and elderly pay for heat is not available when temperatures soar.
Mon., October 31, 2011 2:56am
Home Heating Help In Jeopardy
Funding for the LIHEAP program is likely to be cut. Last year a quarter million Georgians got help heating their homes. The majority of those getting assistance are senior citizens.
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