Help with bills in the Upper Cumberland area of Tennessee
People who live in the Upper Cumberland area of Tennessee, which is the northern part of the state, can receive assistance for rent, mortgage, and utility bills. The local community action agency, which is the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency, provides emergency funding for qualified individuals.
Overton, (931-823-7323) Jackson (931-268-9840), and Pickett (931-864-6540) Counties individuals and families have emergency financial funding available to them, if they meet certain guidelines and criteria. Receive help with paying mortgage, your monthly rent, or get utility bill assistance.
Low income residents of Fentress County (931-879-8040) also have emergency financial assistance available to help those who meet the guidelines from the community action agency. They can also receive help for paying their rent or mortgage. Utility and energy bill assistance is offered from the Emergency Crisis LIHEAP funds, which will assist residents with past due utility bills for those who qualify for aid.
Macon County (615-666-3377) residents have Emergency Crisis LIHEAP funds that they can apply for. This money will assist them with past due utility bills, and help them avoid a disconnection of their utilities.
If you live in Van Buren County (931-946-7151), you may have emergency funding available to help if you meet the guidelines. Get rent help, mortgage assistance or utility assistance.