The Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission's 2016-2017 Winter Crisis Program continues through March 31. The Winter Crisis Program (HEAP) is a heating assistance program that may provide a one-time payment toward a utility and/or bulk fuel service for those meeting the program eligibility requirements.
Appointments can be made by calling the automated appointment line at 1-866-861-6421. OHCAC also has a morning walk-in policy. The policy is as follows: (1) electric or gas customers must be in a shut off situation, or (2) bulk fuel, wood, coal or heating oil customers must have less than 25 percent of the fuel source on hand. Walk-In customers will be served daily on a limited first come first serve basis. Please be prepared to wait for assistance.
The PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS are as follows. The applicant must have:
All applicants MUST provide the following documentation: