The Macon-Bibb County Economic Opportunity Council has released the January dates and locations for energy assistance.
- Jan. 8 and 9 at Union Baptist Church, 1137 Kitchens St.
- Jan. 15 at Saint Paul AME Church, 2501 Shurling Drive
- Jan. 22 at Unionville Baptist Church, 3820 Houston Ave.
According to the Macon-Bibb EOC, applicants must bring their most recent fuel bill or statement of service from their heating provider.
They also must bring proof of income for all household members of 30 days previous to the date of applying. This proof can include paycheck stubs, a letter granting public assistance, Social Security or unemployment benefits.
These are the income limits:
For a one-person household, that would be $21,458; for two people, $28,061, for three people, $34,663, for four people, $41,266; for five people $47,868; for six people $54,471; for seven people $55,709; for eight people $56,947; and for each additional person, add $1,238 in household income.
Qualifying applicants will receive payments of either $310 or $350.