Emeritus plus 50
In order to get the information to you all about the wonderful lectures at our Retirement Community partners in a timely manner, we need to distribute this information at the beginning of the semester. If you are not interested in these FREE, informative and interesting lectures, please just disregard. You will receive emails for each fall retirement community lecture schedule. Regular Emeri-News schedules and distribution will resume after this period.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Thursday, August 8, 2013
LITE-UP Texas Program
Electricity Assistance for low-income Texans
The LITE-UP TEXAS program provides discounts to qualified customers in the following months: May, June, July, August and September 2012 bills.
An electric customer is qualified if the customer is currently receiving:
Medicaid and SNAP (food stamps).
An electric customer is qualified if the household income is at or below 125 percent of the federal poverty guidelines. Example: family of four that would be an income of $29,438.
If you are not a participant in the above qualified programs but think you qualify based on household income you can self-enroll by
calling toll-free 1-866-454-8387.
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) may help you or someone you know to help pay for home cooling or heating bills. Call the toll-free phone number at: 1-866-674-6327 or send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact your local LIHEAP office at: www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ocs/liheap/grantees/states.html
Customers who do not receive SNAP or Medicaid may still be eligible, but must sign up for the program.
Forms are available by calling 1-866-454-8387 or at www.liteuptexas.org or the state's 42 legal aid offices or www.Texaslawhelp.org also have forms.
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