Winter Home Energy Assistance Program

OZARK OPPORTUNITIES, INC. has announced the winter, non-emergency, Home Energy Assistance Program will begin January 5, 2015 to assist low-income households cope with the high costs of heating fuel and electricity. This is a one-time assistance per program year.  The program will run through March 31, 2015 or until funds have been depleted. See below for start date and days/hours of operation per county site.

Applicants will need to schedule an appointment and will be required to furnish identification and proof of income for all household members for the month prior to application. Other information may be requested at the time of application including proof of resources.

Beginning January 5th applications can be printed off the Ozark Opportunities, Inc. website; ozarkop.wp.iescentral.com.  Below is the outreach office contact information, days & hours that office will be open to the public, and when to call to schedule an appointment.

 

County Contact Person Address Call for

Appointment

Day(s) Open Hours Phone Number
Baxter Susan 201 Combs Avenue Cotter, 72626 Thursday

8-11

Monday 8-11:30 am

1-4:00 pm

870-435-7888
Boone Tammy 406 Hwy 43 East, Harrison 72601 Thursday

9-11

Monday 8-11:30 am

1-4:00 pm

870-741-2089
Marion Lon 354 Hwy 62 East/P.O. Box 304, Yellville 72687 Tuesday

8-12:00

Wednesday 8-11:30 am

1-4:00 pm

870-449-6250
Newton Tammy 506 West Court, Jasper/ (Mailing: 406 Hwy 43 East, Harrison 72601) Thursday       9-11 Tuesday

 

8:30-11:30 am

1-3:30 pm

870-446-2222 or 870-741-2089
Searcy Margaret 110 Ruff Street,  Marshall (Mailing: P.O. Box 473 Clinton 72031) Thursday

9-11

Tuesday 8:30-11:30 am

1-3:30 pm

870-448-2414 or 501-745-2437
Van Buren Margaret 100 Success Drive, Clinton/  P.O. Box 473 Clinton 72031 Thursday

9-11

Monday 8-11:30 am

1-4:00 pm

501-745-2437

INCOME ELIGIBILITY GUIDELINES

FAMILY SIZE MONTHLY YEARLY
1 1,533 18,396
2 2,004 24,048
3 2,476 29,712
4 2,947 35,364
5 3,419 41,028
6 3,890 46,680
7 3,979 47,748
8 4,067 48,804
9 4,156 49,872
10 4,244 50,928