CAW/M can help with bills

CAW/M can help with bills

The Ohio Department of Development and Community Action Wayne/Medina will help income-eligible Ohioans with water and wastewater assistance. The Low Income Household Water Assistance Program provides eligible Ohioans assistance paying water and wastewater bills. The program runs until Sept. 30, 2022.

To apply for the program, clients are required to call Community Action Wayne/Medina at 330-264-8677 in Wayne County or 330-723-2229 in Medina County.

Clients need to send in or drop off copies of the following documents prior to or after their appointment:

—Copies of their most recent water/wastewater bills.

—A list of all household members and proof of income for the last 30 days or 12 months for each member.

—Proof of U.S. citizenship or legal residency for all household members.

—Proof of disability if applicable.

For more information about the Low Income Household Water Assistance Program, call Community Action Wayne/Medina at 330-264-8677. For contact information of your local energy-assistance provider, call 800-282-0880 (hearing-impaired clients may dial 711 for assistance) or visit www.energyhelp.ohio.gov.