The Virginia Department of Social Services is currently accepting applications for fuel assistance. Local families and individuals can apply through theCraig County Social Services. The Energy Assistance Program provides state support to assist low-income households in meeting their home energy needs such as electricity, natural and liquid propane gas, oil, kerosene, coal and wood. Assistance may also be available for delivery and installation charges as well as connection or re-connection fees. To apply online or check eligibility for benefits assistance, visit the CommonHelp website at commonhelp.virginia.gov. Those interested may also submit by phone – Enterprise Customer Service Center, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. (855) 635-4370.
To qualify for fuel assistance, the maximum gross monthly income
|Household Size||Monthly Income Limit|
|Each additional person||$642|
-The New Castle Record