|Feb 15 2018||
City teams up with Fifth Third Bank's eBus in Louisville
Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services announced today that the popular Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile, the eBus, will be visiting Louisville Feb. 20 through Feb. 26 and will be open to the public.
|Feb 14 2018||
Former Council member Tina Ward-Pugh joins Resilience and Community Services
Mayor Greg Fischer today announced that former Louisville Metro Council member Tina Ward-Pugh will be joining the Office for Women.
In her new role, Ward-Pugh will build upon existing programs and increase the outreach and advocacy on behalf of women across the city.
|Jan 26 2018||
Youth volunteers sought to create Valentines for Meals on Wheels recipients
City's Senior Nutrition Program organizes fifth annual Love Letters campaign
Louisville Metro Senior Nutrition Program invites young people to create handmade Valentine's Day cards as part of the annual Love Letters campaign. The cards will then be included in meal deliveries to Meals on Wheels recipients and shared with other senior programs to help lift the spirits of older adults in our community.
|Jan 24 2018||
City's HUD Grant Applications Being Accepted
CDBG, ESG and HOPWA grants included
|Jan 5 2018||
City's External Agency Fund Applications Open Jan. 6
Grants available to social services and arts and creative industry organizations
Louisville Metro Government will begin accepting applications for External Agency Fund grants Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 8 a.m. for the service period of FY19 (July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019). These General Fund grants are awarded to non-profit, non-governmental, or "external”, agencies that contribute to the city's cultural, social and economic vitality.
|Jan 4 2018||
Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Opportunities to Strengthen the Home and Family
Neighborhood Place partners offer workshops and services in January to benefit all family members including a Healthy Living Club, two dates to meet with Legal Aid representatives, an energy management workshop as well as two employment recruitment events. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
|Jan 3 2018||
Crisis Phase of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Begins Jan. 8
Expanded eligibility allows residents with a past due amount on current utility bill to apply
The annual program that helps prevent low income residents of Louisville from being disconnected from utility services begins Monday, Jan. 8, 2018.
|Dec 18 2017||
City's Resilience and Community Services Launches New Online Screening Tool
"Am I Eligible" screens for programs and services
Today Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services (RCS) launched "Am I Eligible", a new online screening tool for Louisville residents. “Am I Eligible” invites individuals to complete a brief online survey to determine which RCS programs and services are available to them.
|Nov 29 2017||
Neighborhood Place Partners Host Holiday Festivities, a Conversation with Youth and Much More
Neighborhood Place partners join in holiday celebrations at the Park DuValle Holiday Festival in early December and a Kwanzaa reception later in the month. A variety of workshops and events will also be offered throughout December including an Energy Management class, a conversation with youth regarding the impact of violence, a Healthy Living Club and much more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
|Oct 31 2017||
Subsidy Component of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Begins Nov. 6
New automated appointment line now open to schedule appointments in advance
The LIHEAP Program that helps low income residents of Jefferson County with their utility bills begins on Nov. 6, 2017.
|Oct 30 2017||
Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Energy Management Workshops, Free Financial Counseling and Much More
Neighborhood Place partners offer workshops and services in November including several energy efficiency overviews offered by LG&E, three Project Warm energy management workshops, and a Childhood Lead Prevention Program. Other highlights include free financial coaching, a healthy relationship workshop, and an engagement meeting with Passport Health Care. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
|Oct 25 2017||
LIHEAP Vendor Solicitation for 2017-18 Season
Vendor packet is available on-line or in person
|Sep 29 2017||
Addendum: City's HUD Entitlement Funds Applications Being Accepted
Please see the addendum below to the September 11, 2017 announcement entitled "City's HUD Entitlement Funds Applications Being Accepted."
|Sep 26 2017||
Free Services Offered to Local Homeless Population Oct. 4
Louisville’s homeless population will have an opportunity to access services, information and assistance in a one-stop environment at the 2017 Project Homeless Connect/VA Stand Down, on Wed., Oct. 4. Resources available at the event will include food, clothing, medical evaluations, help with employment, education and benefit services and many other forms of assistance.
|Sep 22 2017||
Appointments can be scheduled for early LIHEAP registration for elderly and disabled individuals
New automated system now open to schedule appointments in advance
Home heating costs can be a large expense for families in the winter, so Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services will begin accepting pre-registration heating assistance applications on Monday, October 2, 2017. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides financial assistance to help income eligible residents pay utility bills.