NACOGDOCHES, TX (News Release) - Hot and humid days mean high summer cooling bills as families try to cope with the oppressive heat. Assistance with those bills may be available to local families. Greater East Texas Community Program (GETCAP) is utilizing LIHEAP funding for households who qualify.
"We are especially concerned about the elderly, disabled, and those with fragile health," said Karen Swenson, the executive director of GETCAP.
All eligibility is based on household income and need. Each component has specific guidelines. Individuals are encouraged to call and determine potential for eligibility.