DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR ENERGY BILL?

Community

The Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded program that assists low-
income households with their heating bill.

You may be eligible for assistance if your household’s total income is at or below:

HOUSEHOLD SIZE ANNUAL INCOME
1 person $23,776
2 people $31,092
3 people $38,408
4 people $45,724
5 people $53,040
6 people $60,356
7 people $61,727
8 people $63,099
For each additional
member add $1,372

Apply for assistance at your local Community Action Agency and

take with you the following documents:
1. Proof of Income for all household members for the past 30 days.
2 Proof of Social Security number for each person in the household.
3. Most recent Gas and Electric Bill for the household.
4. Proof of citizenship or legal immigrant status.

Call 706-692-6803 for additional information!

 

COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY NUMBERS
CENTRAL SAVANNAH RIVER AREA EOA, INC. (CSRA) 706 722-0493; 706 722-2207
Counties served: Burke, Columbia, Emanuel, Glascock, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond, Screven,
Taliaferro, Warren, Wilkes.
CLAYTON COUNTY COMMUNITY SERVICES AUTHORITY, INC. 404 363-0575
Counties served: Clayton, Fayette, Henry.
COASTAL GEORGIA AREA CAA, INC. 912 264-3281
Counties served: Bryan, Camden, Glynn, Liberty, McIntosh
COASTAL PLAIN AREA EOA, INC. 229 244-7860
Counties served: Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Cook, Echols, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes, Tift, Turner
COMMUNITY ACTION FOR IMPROVEMENT, INC. 706 884-2651
Counties served: Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether, Troup
ACTION PACT (formerly CONCERTED SERVICES, INC.) Reidsville 912 557-6687; Waycross 912-285-6083
Waycross: Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Charlton, Clinch, Coffee, Pierce, Ware.
Reidsville: Appling, Bulloch, Candler, Effingham, Evans, Jeff Davis, Long, Tattnall, Toombs, Wayne.
ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY FOR SAVANNAH-CHATHAM COUNTY AREA, INC. 912 238-2960
Counties served: Chatham
ENRICHMENT SERVICES PROGRAM, INC. 706 649-1600.
Counties served: Chattahoochee, Clay, Harris, Muscogee, Quitman, Randolph, Stewart, Talbot
FULTON-ATLANTA CAA, INC. 404 320-0166 or 404-320-6715

Counties served: Fulton

HEART OF GEORGIA CAC, INC. 478 374-4301
Counties served: Bleckley, Dodge, Laurens, Montgomery, Pulaski, Telfair, Treutlen, Wheeler, Wilcox.
MACON-BIBB COUNTY EOC, INC. 478 738-3240
Counties served: Bibb
MIDDLE GEORGIA CAA, INC. 478 922-4464
Counties served: Butts, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Lamar, Monroe, Peach, Pike, Twiggs, Upson, Spalding.
NINTH DISTRICT OPPORTUNITY, INC. 770 532-3191
Counties served: Banks, Barrow, Clarke, Dawson, Elbert, Forsyth, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Jackson, Lumpkin,
Madison, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, White.
NORTH GEORGIA COMMUNITY ACTION, INC. 706 692-5644
Counties served: Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Dade, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens, Walker, Whitfield.
OVERVIEW, INC. 478 453-4111
Counties served: Baldwin, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Johnson, Morgan, Putnam, Washington, Wilkinson.
PARTNERSHIP FOR COMMUNITY ACTION, INC. 404 537-4300
Counties served: DeKalb, Gwinnett, Newton, Rockdale, Walton.
SOUTHWEST GEORGIA CAC, INC. 229 985-3610
Counties served: Baker, Calhoun, Colquitt, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole,
Terrell, Thomas, Worth
TALLATOONA COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP, INC. 770 382-5388
Counties served: Bartow, Cobb, Douglas, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Paulding, Polk.
WEST CENTRAL GEORGIA CAA, INC. 478 472-3607
Counties served: Crisp, Dooley, Macon, Marion, Schley, Sumter, Taylor, Webster.

May Newsletter

Community

ANGELS ON HORSEBACK will be at Buffalo’s in Canton on May 20, 2017 from 1:00-8:00PM for a fundraising event. Please come join them!

CHATTAHOCHEE TECHNICAL COLLEGE is enrolling now through August 4, 2017 for the fall semester which begins on August 21, 2017. Visit chattahoocheetech.edu for more information or to register for classes.

GEORGIA MOUNTAIN HOSPICE is holding their Annual Golf Tournament on June 7, 2017. Call 706.253.4100 or georgiamountainshospice.org for more information or to register.

SALVATION ARMY ~ PROJECT SHARE is administering emergency funding for Pickens County residents at the Salvation Army Service Center in Canton. Applications are accepted each Monday at 121 Waleska Street in Canton or by calling 770.720.4316 or 770.547.9038

PICKENS COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT will be offering Free Car Seat Classes every 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Health Department. Please call 706.253.2821 to sign up, space is limited.

ANGEL BABIES STORE is having a sale the month of May. Buy one clothing item, get one free. The store is open Monday and Wednesday 12:30pm-5:00pm and Saturdays10:00am-4:00pm. They are also in need of volunteers. Please call 706.253.6303 for more information.

PICKENS COUNTY LIBRARY will be holding their summer reading club May 25, 2017 through July 31, 2017. Visit the library or their website at sequoyahregionallibrary.org

COLLABORATIONS FOR RESILENCY invites you to attend Trauma/Brain 201: Building Resiliency on July 25, 2017 in the Pickens Room at the Pickens County Administrative Offices Build-
ing. Please note you must have Trauma 101 and Brain Development 101 to be able to attend. Save the date, registration details will be forthcoming.

PICKENS COUNTY WIC OFFICE will be having it’s annual Farmer’s Market for it families on Tuesday July 18, 2017. Their hours are Monday: 7:30AM-4:30PM, Tuesday: 7:30AM-7:00PM and Thursday: 7:30AM-4:30PM.

PICKENS COUNTY SENIOR CENTER is offering help to senior citizens in the county from the Florida Boys. During June 7-13, 2017 Tampa Fl. Jesuit High School young men will be here to volunteer to work at a senior citizen’s home doing yard work, cleaning windows, etc. Call Kimberly to schedule a time 706.692.6133.

APPALACHIAN CASA and THE NORTH GEORGIA MOUNTAIN CRISIS NETWORK are holding their First Annual Playhouse for a Cause. Tickets are being sold to win a one of a kind playhouse valued at $10,000.00 Please call 706.276.2272 or 706.632.9024 for information or to purchase tickets.

UGA EXTENSTION is offering Food Talk, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education to anyone 18 or older. The class can be offered anytime at foodtalk.org or by calling Becca Pritchett at 706.635.4426.

STEWARDS OF CHILDREN has started a Darkness to Light Initiative. Meetings are the first Monday of each month at 1:00pm in the Pickens Room of the Administration Building. Contact Steve Fallin for more information at stevef@gacfca.org

NORTH GEORGIA PREGNANCY CENTER presents Baby On the Way! Sign up for free classes on Nutrition, Childbirth, New Born Care and Breastfeeding. For dates and times visit babyontheway.org or email info@babyontheway.org or call 706.253.6303

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Pickens County Family Connection August 2016 Newsletter

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