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Winter Crisis Program

Winter Crisis Funds Begins November 1, 2013

LEADS Community Action Agency will have funds available for income-eligible households with their gas and electric bills through The Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (E-HEAP), also known as the Winter Crisis Program.  In order to qualify, the household must be in a disconnect or shut off status.  Assistance is also available for bulk fuel, like propane, fuel oil, wood, kerosene or coal, if you have a 10-day or less supply.


Makes Payments More Affordable Year-Round,  can clears PIPP debt for good-paying customers, please contact your local LEADS center to answer any question regarding the PIPP Plus Program.

Required Documentation: All 18 years or older household members must provided 3-Months Income, current gas and electric bill, lease agreement (for renters) food stamp award letters, social security card for all household members, photo-ID

ATTENTION: Zero Income- Household members must provided documentation on how they maintain household without income.

Please contact your local LEADS office to Schedule an appointment

Newark Center (740) 345-3133, Buckeye Lake Center (740) 928-4481 Pataskala Center (740) 927-9861

Please, provide all requested documentation during walk-in hours, or schedule appointment. Not having the required information will delay service.