Food Stamp Benefits Issued Early

posted 1/19/19 -- Across the country, food stamp recipients are receiving their February benefits early due to the partial shutdown of the federal government. Sonny Perdue, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, called on states to issue recurring benefits in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, better known as food stamps) early to avoid disruptions due to the shutdown. Full Story

LCCAA Opening New HEAP Offices This Week

posted 1/13/19 -- As winter tightens its grip on Lorain County, LCCAA will expand its Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) opening two new satellite offices this week. Appointments can be made at the new and existing locations by calling 1-855-806-9620, 24 hours a day. Full Story

Bike Shop Receives Materials Help

posted 1/9/19 -- LCCAA's Youth Services Bike Shop began 2019 with a boost toward its opening day from Lorain County Public Health. The Youth Services Program is a partner in Go Lorain (formerly Lorain Connected). Full Story

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