St. Louis, MO (KSDK) - With temperatures hitting the mid-90s this Memorial Day Weekend, the City of St. Louis Department of Health is reminding residents of some utility assistance programs to help those with limited resources.
Several programs have approaching deadlines. Residents are encouraged to call right away for details.
The City of St. Louis Department of Human Services is offering special utility assistance for elderly residents. Assistance requirements include: City residency, age 60 or over, and/or disabled and at risk of having utilities disconnected. Family size and income requirements must be provided. Applications are being taken between June 1 and June 15 only. For application and additional information, call 314-612-5918.
Keep It Current, the community action agency of St. Louis County/City services, offers limited electric bill assistance for City residents age 60 and over during the summer months. The application deadline is May 31.
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St. Louis, MO 63112
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The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis is offering assistance in the form of its Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Residents may apply in person, online, or by phone. Assistance will be granted based upon income, family size and availability of resources. The application deadline is May 31.
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After June 1, contact Cool Down St. Louis at cooldownstlouis.org or 314-241-7668 for additional utility assistance resource information.