120 South Jefferson Street - Milledgeville, Georgia 31061 - 478-453-4111

 



 

Energy Assistance Program - 2012
Program is closed.

Energy Assistance Program - 2013
click here for more information


The Energy Assistance Program (EAP) provides heating assistance to low income families in the seven county Oconee Area. This program offers assistance with natural gas, electricity, and wood whichever is the primary source of heating. Clients are selected based on the total family income. The EAP is offered only once each year. To receive services, the EAP client must contact Overview to set up an appointment. Overview, Inc. administers the Emergency Energy Assistance Program also.

Address for poverty guidelines: http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty

Weatherization

The low-income Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is funded through the Governorís Office of Energy Resources. It is the intent of the program to assist in achieving a healthy environment in dwellings of low-income persons, particularly elderly and handicapped, in order to aid those persons lease able to afford energy cost and to conserve energy.
Address for poverty guidelines: http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty

Foster Grandparents

The Foster Grandparent program is designed to provide part-time opportunities for low income persons age 60 and over. The Foster Grandparent Program offers services to children with special needs. This program provides older adult volunteers with a stipend which helps to defray the cost of their participation in the program.

Aging

Home delivered meal program - Meals are delivered to homebound customer's home Monday - Friday of each week.

Address for poverty guidelines: http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty

AAA - Baldwin Senior Citizens Center - Provide activities such as crafts, Bingo, Computer skills training and Health & Wellness activities.  Participating seniors receive a hot meal.

Minor Home Repair

Provide minor interior and exterior repair to improve safety, accessibility and livability of CSBG eligible families. Repair such as roof, hand rails, wheelchair ramps, steps and rotted columns. CSBG*
Address for poverty guidelines: http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty

Community Services Block Grant

The (CSBG) program assists eligible low-income families by supplying a wide range of anti-poverty services and activities administered by Overview, Inc. Services are offered in such areas as, issues affecting children and the elderly, minor home repair,  emergency assistance ( rent/mortgage assistance to prevent foreclosure or eviction, utility assistance to prevent disconnection). Funds are contracted primarily to Community Action Agencies (CAAs) to implement these services and programs.

For more information:
http://www2.state.ga.us/departments/dhr/csbg1.html

 

History  |  Service  |  Staff  |  News Releases  |  Showcase  |  Contact  |  Links

Content Copyright © 2012, Overview, Inc..  All Rights Reserved.

Hosting Services through Quiksites.net.