Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency offers help paying utility bills

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Posted at 3:30 PM, Mar 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-17 16:30:29-04

LEBANON, Tenn. (WTVF) — Assistance is now available for electric or gas bill payments through the Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency.

Those who qualify could receive $350, $500 or $650 toward their electric or gas account.

Qualification is based on the number of household members and monthly income limit:

Household Members Monthly Income Limit
3 $3,075.00

The following documentation is required:

  • Social Security cards for all household members
  • Last 30 days of income for anyone in the home that is 18 years or older
  • Photo identification for the head of household
  • At least one bill or a 12-month printout from your energy provider

If applicable, residents are also asked to bring the following items:

  • Military ID or DD-214
  • Child support TCESES number or signed letter explaining frequency and amount given
  • 2020 Social Security benefit or award letter
  • Paystubs for the last 30 days
  • Current award letter or employer statement for pension and/or annuities

The Mid-Cumberland Community Action Agency will be at Immanuel Baptist Church Life Center at 214 Castle Heights Ave. in Lebanon on March 24 and April 2 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to meet with qualifying individuals.