Tuesday, October 03 2017 13:17

LIHEAP Set to Open November 1

Written by Randy Weldon
Georgia's regular Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) will open at 8:00 a.m. on November 1 for homebound and elderly households (all adults in household must be age 65 or over or physically homebound). Households with individuals who have documented life-threatening medical conditions and who are in danger of imminent cut-off of their heating source may also apply. The program provides financial assistance to low-income households to help defray their home heating costs. Please note the following: Disabled individuals (unless homebound) will not be eligible to be served OR put on the waiting list in November. They must call in December to…
Southwest Georgia Community Action Council (CAC) is seeking qualified contractors to install Weatherization Measures for home energy savings for low income families in the counties of Baker, Calhoun, Clay, Colquitt, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Quitman, Randolph, Seminole, Terrell, Thomas, and Worth.  Interested contractors can request a Contractor Registration Application package at the CAC headquarters located at 912 First Avenue SE, Moultrie, GA; or can request a package via e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Contractors are required to have $1 million general liability insurance and workers' compensation insurance (for three or more employees). Minority, women and small business and labor…
Sunday, October 01 2017 19:05

October Is Head Start Awareness Month

Written by Randy Weldon
Each Year the month of October is celebrated as "Head Start Awareness Month". We join Head Start grantees around the nation in publicizing and celebrating the benefits of Head Start and Early Head Start. Click here to find out more about our Head Start/Early Head Start program.