The Home Energy Assistance Program, better known as HEAP, is a federally funded program that issues heating benefits to supplement a household's annual energy cost. HEAP benefits low-income families by helping with the high cost of heating their homes.
At 2 p.m. Thursday Dec. 9, legislators Bill Meyer, Kathy Rapp and Casey Jordan, along with staff from the Onondaga County Aging and Youth department, will host an informational meeting at the North Syracuse Public Library (100 Trolley Barn Lane, North Syracuse) to discuss and enroll individuals in the HEAP program. Information will also be available about the ProAct Prescription Discount Card and a representative from the Onondaga County Veterans Service Agency will be present to discuss the new F.A.V.O.R. card, a Veterans Discount Card.
For more information, contact the county Legislature at 435-2070.