If you have a shut-off notice from your utility company (Electrical/Water/Sewer) and need help paying your bill, please call 541.935.0948. Appointments are available on Tuesday and Thursdays from 10 am to 4 pm. You must reside within the Fern Ridge School District or Crow Applegate Lorane School District to be eligible.
Another community resource that may be available to you is LIHEAP (Low Income Housing Energy Assistance Program). It is a federally funded program through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. LIHEAP is an assistance program designed to help low income households with home heating costs.
In order to qualify, you must also have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below 60 percent of the State’s Median Income. You can view the income chart here: Benefits.Gov Website
For more information, please call 541.461.8794 if you are a low income family, or 541.935.2262 if you are a senior 60 or older.
Depending on our available funding, Mid Lane Cares may be able to help you with other expenses, such as prescription medication, transportation fuel, etc. These are not services that are available all the time, so please call us and ask.