It’s Not Too Late to Apply for HEAP Fuel Assistance

That’s right—you can still apply for Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) benefits through YCCAC’s Energy Services Program! Applications will be accepted for the 2019/20 heating season until July 15, 2020. And it’s easier than ever to apply—you can… Read More

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IF YOU’RE HAVING TROUBLE PAYING RENT BECAUSE YOU LOST YOUR JOB DUE TO COVID – 19, THERE’S HELP AVAILABLE

The MaineHousing COVID-19 Rent Relief Program is for renters who cannot afford to pay their rent due to circumstances related to the Coronavirus pandemic. The program is designed to provide a one-time bridge payment of up to $500… Read More

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BE SAFE. BE WARM. APPLY FOR HEAP (HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM) TODAY!

YOU CAN APPLY FOR HOME HEATING ASSISTANCE BY PHONE! Winter’s here—and the coldest days and nights are still ahead! York County residents can apply for home heating assistance through the HEAP program over the phone. It’s really that… Read More

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Leeward Landing Donates $15,000 to YCCAC Heating Assistance, Hope Fund

The Leeward Landing Charitable Foundation, which operates thrift stores in Maine and Massachusetts, presented YCCAC with a $15,000 check on Monday, December 9, to support the agency’s Emergency Fuel/Hope Fund. Leeward has been a generous agency donor for… Read More

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Change in HEAP eligibility guidelines affords more York County households access to heating assistance in 2019/20

YCCAC’s Energy Services program is now accepting applications for the 2019/20 HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program) season. The HEAP eligibility guidelines were changed this year, making fuel assistance accessible to more York County households. For example, last year… Read More

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YCCAC’s Energy Services program gearing up for the 2019/20 Fuel Assistance Season

The days are still summery and the nights gentle and cool, but that will change soon enough. It’s time to start getting ready for the cold season ahead. The YCCAC Energy Services program has begun mailing HEAP (Home… Read More

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PUBLIC NOTICE: REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS-WEATHERIZATION

York County Community Action Corporation invites proposals from interested parties to provide weatherization services for agency certified low-income residents living in York County.  York County Community Action Corporation’s Weatherization Program provides services to improve the energy efficiency of… Read More

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Leeward Landing donates 15K to YCCAC for fuel assistance in Southern Maine

York County Community Action Corporation was awarded $15,000 by the Leeward Landing Charitable Foundation, to be used for heating fuel assistance for residents in Maine’s southern communities. The award, which was presented to YCCAC Outreach Workers Heather Roberge… Read More

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YCCAC’s Energy Services program gearing up for new season

As we approach summer’s midpoint, it’s time to start getting ready for the cold season just ahead. YCCAC Fuel Assistance intake staff will begin scheduling LIHEAP application appointments on Monday, August 27th. The first to be contacted will… Read More

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