BELLINGHAM, WASH. (April 27, 2018) – The Opportunity Council’s Energy Assistance program is currently open to scheduling appointments for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and Puget Sound Energy’s Home Energy Lifeline Program (PSE HELP) by calling 360- 255-2192.
Scheduling will remain open during normal line operating hours until all available appointments have been filled.
If you are a Cascade Natural Gas customer, additional assistance may be available.
If you are facing disconnection or are without heat, please contact us as crisis appointments may be available.
To see if you qualify, please call the Energy Assistance Scheduling and Information Line at 360-255-2192 or 1-888- 586-7293; Monday-Thursday from 9am-noon and 1-4pm, and Friday from 9am-noon. We are unable to accept walk- ins.
The Opportunity Council is a private, non-profit, community action serving Island, San Juan and Whatcom counties. Since 1965 the Opportunity Council has provided programs that “help people, change lives,” including emergency and transitional housing, energy assistance, early childhood education and child care resources.
Distributed to Whatcom County media May 2, 2018