The Coshocton County Beacon July 11, 2018 - Page 14

14 THE BEACON JULY 11, 2018 Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland CAC off ers summer crisis program COSHOCTON - Th e Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland Communi- ty Action Commission’s Summer Crisis Program is underway. Th is program will assist households with a resident age 60 and older or households that can provide physician documentation that cooling assistance is needed for a household member’s health. Conditions can include lung disease, Chronic Obstructive Pulmo- nary Disease (COPD), or asthma. Benefi ts may include payment toward their electric bill or assistance applied toward central air conditioning repair costs. A benefi t of utility assistance of ONE payment for the current elec- tric bill, total amount due, fi rst PIPP Plus enrollment, utility account deposit, transfer of service, or discon- nect fees. Benefi t assistance is available up to $300 You for customers of regulated utilities, and up to $500 for customers on un-regulated utilities. Qualifying house- holds may also be eligible for an air conditioner and/or fan. PIPP customers are not eligible for utility assistance. Households do not have to be in disconnect status, however, those in disconnect status must receive utility assistance before additional benefi ts will be considered and cannot exceed total maximum allowable benefi t. Income documentation must be presented for all household members 18 or older. Income guidelines are based at 175% of the Federal Poverty Level and are as follows: Household size of one may earn up to $21,245, household of two $28,805, household of three $36,365, can household of four $43,925, household of fi ve $51,485 and household of six $59,045. For larger households add $7,560 per member. Income may also be calculated using the past three months, whichever benefi ts the client. Other documentation is also required including the household electric and gas bills so that a State HEAP application can be generated for additional benefi ts, proof of disability if disabled, physicians statement if a medical condition exists, co-payment documentation if the maximum benefi t is not suffi cient (this must be paid before application can be completed), proof of citizen- ship, and social security numbers for all household members. Th e program will operate July 1 – Aug. 31. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, contact the Kno- Ho-Co-Ashland CAC offi ce at 740-622-9801. Contributed | Beacon HelP “Like” us on Facebook! The Beacon! TheCoshocton- CountyBeacon HELP OUR COMMUNITY with ou r first The Beacon w w w.coshoc CLASSIFIED CANNED GOODS COLLECTION! During the month of July The Beacon will purchase a canned good for every classified ad that we publish. Stop in our office at 226 Main St. in Coshocton and watch the collection grow! WELLS ADVISORS FARGO Retirement Income Strategies Are you concerned about what is best for your needs & goals? You can help our effort to give back to the community and reach our goal of 200 canned goods by simply bringing in a canned good or two to add to our growing pile! If you have something to sell, want to buy, rent or are simply planning that annual Garage or Yard Sale, July is the month to do it! You’ll get the results you want and you will be helping the community! Joshua G. Fisher, CRPC® Managing Director - Investments The Beacon Po s i t i ve l y Co s h o c t o n Co u n t y f o r 1 0 Ye a r s Thank You! At the end of July The Beacon will donate the canned goods to local food shelters. 226 Main Street, Coshocton Phone: 740-622-4237 Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 AM -5 PM THE CLASSIFIED CANNED GOODS COLLECTION IS PART OF THE BEACON’S 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY GIVE BACK CAMPAIGN. 250 2nd St. N.W. New Philadelphia, OH 44663 330-339-6669 800-203-4934 Investment and Insurance Products:  NOT FDIC Insured  NO Bank Guarantee  MAY Lose Value Wells Fargo Advisors is the trade name used by Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC Members SIPC, non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company. ©2018 Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC. All Rights Reserved. CAR-0418-03357