The Table Community Food Centre

Site: The Table Community Food Centre

Service: LEAP Emergency Financial Assistance

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Names
Alternate Name LEAP ; Low-Income Energy Assistance Program
Former Name Perth and District Food Bank
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Perth
Address & Map
190 Gore St E
Perth, ON K7H 1K3
 
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Intersection Gore St E and Halton St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Upstairs dining area and kitchen are accessible * ramp located at rear of building
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Advocacy Office to apply for LEAP (Low-Income Energy Assistance Program) one-time emergency financial assistance * program runs throughout the year * maximum grant is $500 per fuel per household per year ($600 for electrically heated homes) * grant is credited directly toward energy bill * agency can arrange a 21-day hold on a disconnection notice while a case is being assessed * all decisions can be appealed
Hours Mon, Fri 2 pm-5 pm * Tue 12 noon-3 pm * Wed 3 pm-6 pm
Areas Served Lanark County
Eligibility May be available to low-income customers of Hydro One and Ottawa River Power Corporation experiencing difficulty paying current arrears * decision will be based on several factors including long-term viability of the account * a disconnection notice is not required to be eligible
Application Pre-screening by telephone before in-person interview * documents required for interview include proof of lease or mortgage, proof of household income and recent bank statement

For the complete list of Social Agencies offering the LEAP program, click here
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Utility Assistance
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-267-6428 ext 29
Toll Free Phone Hydro One customers 1-855-487-5327
E-Mail info@thetablecfc.org
Website www.thetablecfc.org
Primary Contact Beth Schilling, Volunteer and Advocacy Office Coordinator; Phone: 613-267-6428 ext 4; Email: beth@thetablecfc.org
Primary Executive Ramsey Hart, Executive Director; Phone: 613-267-6428 ext 8; Email: ramsey@thetablecfc.org
Other Details
Established 1998
Funding Sponsored by Ontario Energy Board, funded by all utility ratepayers through the distribution rates of each utility
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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