Cooling Assistance For Low-Income FamiliesThe extreme heat is prompting state administrators to revive a program that helps low-income families cool their homes.
CEDA: Call Us For Energy AssistanceA Cook County non-profit organization is launching a public awareness campaign to remind you about the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, known as LIHEAP.
Low-Income Families To Begin Applying For Heating AssistanceNov. 1 has arrived, and no doubt, radiators and furnaces have been turned on for many residents. For low-income families, help available to pay for heating costs.
Low-Income Heating Assistance To Be Cut By Up To 60 PercentLow-income families reliant on state and federal assistance to pay energy bills were out of luck this summer, and they could be out of luck in the coming winter as well.
Protesters Want LIHEAP Funding For Air ConditioningThe heat was not as oppressive Wednesday as it has been for much of the past few weeks. Nonetheless, protesters were out in front of the Thompson Center, seeking monetary relief from the heat.
Police Arrest 11 In Rush-Hour Protest In The LoopActivists angered by human services budget cuts in Washington blocked an intersection at rush hour Friday, prompting arrests.