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For the month of December, we are accepting appointments only from elderly households ages 65 and older or medically homebound. We will begin accepting calls to schedule appointments for the General Public on January 2nd if funds are still available in your county.
CAFI Energy Assistance is currently accepting appointments for the LIHEAP utility bill payment assistance using this online scheduler.
For the safety of our communities and employees, if you are sick, please reschedule your appointment.
DUE TO HIGH DEMAND, THERE MAY NOT BE APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE. PLEASE BE PATIENT AND TRY AGAIN LATER. THERE MAY BE CANCELLATIONS OR ADDITIONAL APPOINTMENTS RELEASED.
IF YOU ARE HAVING TROUBLE PAYING YOUR UTILITY BILL, OR HAVE A SHUT-OFF NOTICE, CONTACT YOUR UTILITY PROVIDER FOR PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS UNTIL YOU ARE ABLE TO SECURE AN APPOINTMENT AND YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN COMPLETED.
Along with the Application for Energy Assistance, you will need to provide the following documents:
Photo ID for all household members over 18.
Social Security Number for all household members.
Proof of income for all household members 18 and over for a month prior to your application.
Copy of your most recent gas and/or light bill.
Examples of items which cannot be accepted are previous LIHEAP applications, copies of benefit checks, and 1099 tax forms.
For more information please refer to our Required Documents List.
Please upload your required documents prior to your appointment. During your appointment we will be going over your application. Incomplete documents will delay the processing of your application and possibly forfeit your appointment.
LIST OF REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:
Here is the list of required documentation to either upload prior to your appointment or bring with you to your appointment. If you are ill on the day of your appointment, please reschedule. We will need all the required documents to complete your application. Please make sure that you upload your documents or bring them with you to your appointment.
Social Security card(s) or official documentation with social security numbers (or Permanence Residence/Green Card) for everyone living in the household.
The most recent copy of your gas and/or light bill. If you are a propane client, you should bring a statement from your propane company establishing that your account is in good standing.
Proof of household income for 30 days for anyone 18 years of age and older.
- Check stubs MUST show the name of the employee, pay dates and gross income.
- OR, If you receive Social Security or Disability benefits, you MUST provide your current Social Security/SSI Award Letter.
- OR, Unemployment Summary of Benefits
- If you had no income in the previous month, zero Income can be verified with our Zero Income Form which will be provided in the office. We also require a Wage Verification from the Department of Labor.
If you have not been to one of our offices before, there is some information we need to gather to complete your application for assistance. You may pick up a New Client Information form at one of our offices or you can access it at www.cafi-ga.org.
Please note after reviewing your documents we may request additional information to complete your application.
Started in 1966, Community Action for Improvement, Inc. (CAFI) has been serving Georgia residents in Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether, and Troup Counties for over 50 years. With a mission to assist low-income families and individuals in achieving self-sufficiency and self-empowerment through the delivery of high-quality social services.
CAFI Office Locations
Carroll County Service Center - 744 ½ Bankhead Hwy Carrollton, GA 30117 |
Coweta County Service Center - 53 Savannah Street Newnan, GA 30263 |
Heard County Service Center - 1191 Franklin Pkwy Franklin, GA 30217 |
Meriwether County Service Center - 607 JD Parham Dr. Manchester, GA 31816 |
Troup County Service Center - 1380 Lafayette Pkwy. LaGrange, GA 30241 |
Within minutes of making your appointment, you should receive a confirmation email with a calendar appointment attached to the email. In addition, you will also receive a text reminder the day before your appointment.
Appointments can be changed or canceled at any time on this website. Please note, if you cancel your appointment there may not be another available appointment. You can also make or cancel an appointment at any time (24/7) using our automated phone system by dialing 706-702-3040 and following the instructions.