Human Services offering electric assistance

Human Services Inc. is accepting Energy Assistance Program applications for the Summer Cool Program. Income eligible households that did not participate in the winter program can apply for a one-time electric benefit of $134.

Human Services, Inc. also is accepting applications for the Summer Cool Air Conditioner Program, which is available to new and returning participants. Qualified households with a medical need can receive an air conditioner at no cost.

Funds and air conditioners are limited and distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Bartholomew County residents should contact their Human Services office by calling 812-372-8407 for more information or to set up an appointment.