December 14 is the deadline to apply for heating assistance from the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Applications are being taken at the Letcher County LKLP office at 2 Main Street, Whitesburg, (606)633-4458.
Applicants should bring: 1. Your most recent heating bill or verification from your landlord that the hearing expenses are included in your rent; 2. Proof of Social Security number or Permanent Resident Card (green card) for each member of the household; and 3. Proof of your household’s (all members) income for the preceding month.
LKLP county offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding major holidays.