2015-2016 Akwesasne Heating Assistance Program Extension On Submissions

Tsiothohrha / December 17, 2015

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne would like to inform the community that the Akwesasne Heating Assistance Program application submissions deadline has been extended to Wednesday, December 23, 2015.

The application process is open to Akwesasronon who reside under the jurisdiction of Mohawk Council of Akwesasne, one per household.

The final deadline will be Wednesday, December 23, 2015. There will be no exceptions after the deadline date, as the fuel distribution will commence. As per Mohawk Council Resolution 2015/2016 - #137, the heating assistance amount will be $400.00 dollars per eligible household. Please note, if you are an Elder aged 60 years and older, the Elder Heating Assistance Program provides $600.00 dollars per eligible household.

Individuals that submitted an application must provide a copy of the heating bill for the heating source that you would like paid. THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS; the bill must accompany your application. Please ensure the name on your bill matches the name on the application. Individual checks will not be processed. Once approved, your name will be provided to your heating source provider and your allotment will be credited to your account.                      

Applications will be accepted at the following locations during the extension period:

Kawehno:ke-A’nowara’ko:wa Arena 8AM – 4PM

(On Saturday, December 19, 2015 ONLY)

Community Support Program Office 8AM-5PM 

(Monday-Friday until December 23, 2015)

 

YOUR BILL MUST ACCOMPANY YOUR APPLICATION AND WILL NOT BE RETURNED. PLEASE PROVIDE A BILL (OR COPY)
UPON APPLYING FOR YOUR HEATING ASSISTANCE.

 

REMINDER: APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER 5PM WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2015. NO EXCEPTIONS!