The Community Action Council of Portage County is administering the Summer Crisis Cooling Program from July 1st through September 30th.
This program can provide assistance on electric bills, and families may be eligible for a window air conditioning unit and/or fans.
To qualify for assistance, households must be at or below 175% of the federal poverty guidelines, and meet one of the following criteria:
Call-ins are available via phone interview on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday starting at 8:00am until all available appointments are scheduled. To schedule a same day call-in appointment call 330-297-1456 ext 0. Do not leave a message, by the time messages are returned, all appointments are booked.
If you have additional questions not related to making an appointment, you can call CAC at 330-297-1456, and press option 1 for HEAP.