Community Services

The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) is a federal, anti-poverty block grant which funds the operations of 23 Community Action Agencies across the state. This CSBG network coordinates and delivers programs and services to low-income Kentuckians in all 120 counties.

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Spring Subsidy

An enrollment period for LIHEAP Spring Subsidy will run from May 3 through June 30, 2021. The program is designed to help offset the cost of a household’s home energy cost.
Applications will be accepted during the enrollment period, or until designated funds are depleted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Income eligibility for the program is up to and including 150% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. The benefit amount awarded is based on a household’s income and primary fuel type. Benefits are paid directly to the primary fuel vendor in the form of a voucher. Individuals should contact their local Community Action Agency office to apply.
All applicants will be required to supply the following documentation at time of application:
  • Proof of Social Security Number or Permanent Residence card (Green Card) for each member of the household.
  • Proof of all household’s (all members) income from the preceding month.
  • Most current heating bill, statement from your landlord if heating expenses are included in your rent, or a statement from utility company if you participate in a Pre-Pay Electric Program.
  • The account number and name on the account for main heating fuel sources and electric bill.
Community Developers help:
  • The Weatherization Program
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
  • Winter Care
  • Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP)
  • Financial Stability Programs
  • Salvation Army Crisis Assistance Program
  • Senior Commodities Program
  • Community Friends Outreach Food Pantry Program
To find out what we can help you with, please call your local office!
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) begins in November and lasts until March 31st or until funds are depleted. This program provides energy assistance to low income clients to assist with heating bills.
To receive help, please bring the following information with you at the time of your visit:
  1. Your most recent heating bill or verification from your landlord that the heating expenses are included in your rent.
  2. Proof of Social Security Number or Permanent Resident card (Green Card) for each member of the household.
  3. Proof of your household's (all members) income for the preceding month.
  4. ID Card for the person applying.
Anderson County:
160 Township Square
Lawrenceburg, KY. 40342
502-839-7102
Office Hours:
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Boyle County:
225 West Walnut Street
Danville, KY. 40422
859-236-2955
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Franklin County:
111 Professional Court
Frankfort, KY. 40601
502-695-5615
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Garrard County:
107 S. Campbell Street
Lancaster, KY. 40444
859-792-3422
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Jessamine County:
302 Southview Drive
Nicholasville, KY. 40356
859-885-3512
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Lincoln County:
201 East Main Street
Stanford, KY. 40484
606-365-2312
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Mercer County:
1475 Louisville Road
Harrodsburg, KY. 40330
859-734-9549
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Scott County:
340 E. Washington Street
Georgetown, KY. 40324
502-863-9403
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Woodford County:
200 Park Street
Versailles, KY. 40383
859-873-8182
Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.