|May 31 2019||
Free electric fans for seniors and disabled individuals on June 8
Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, community organizations, and residents, hundreds of electric fans have been collected to provide heat relief for seniors and people with disabilities. A "Fan Fair" giveaway and resource event is scheduled for Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Edison Center, 701 W. Ormsby Ave., Louisville, KY 40203.
|Mar 28 2019||
LIHEAP funding deadline extended through April 30
Heating assistance program offers relief to qualified low-income residents
Income-eligible residents of Louisville now have more time to apply for funding to help with energy bills, thanks to an extension of the deadline for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).
|Feb 20 2019||
Louisville Metro Government and Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund publish Housing Needs Assessment
Louisville’s Office of Housing & Community Development (OHCD) and the Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund (LAHTF) have published a draft Housing Needs Assessment (HNA) that provides the city’s first in-depth analysis of housing stock across Louisville Metro. The assessment was done by Mullin & Lonergan Associates of Pittsburgh at a cost of about $100,000.
|Jan 3 2019||
Crisis Component of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Begins Jan. 7
Residents with a past due amount on a current utility bill may apply for services
The annual program that helps prevent low income residents of Jefferson County from being disconnected from utility services will begin on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019.
|Nov 1 2018||
Subsidy Component of LIHEAP Begins Nov. 5
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. 5, 2018.
|Sep 26 2018||
Appointments can be scheduled for early LIHEAP registration for elderly or disabled individuals
Automated system now open to schedule appointments in advance
LOUISVILLE, KY (September 26,2018) - Louisville Metro Resilience and Community Services (RCS) is offering pre-registration for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Subsidy Component. The pre-registration will begin on Wednesday, October. 3, and end on October 31.
|Sep 25 2018||
Free Services Offered to Local Homeless Population Oct. 3
Louisville’s homeless population will have an opportunity to access services, information and assistance in a one-stop environment at the 2018 Project Homeless Connect/VA Stand Down, on Wed., Oct. 3. Resources available at the event will include food, clothing, medical evaluations, help with employment, education and benefit services, State ID’s, and many other forms of assistance.
|Jul 23 2018||
Neighborhood Place Partners Hosts Eight Back to School Events
Neighborhood Place and numerous community partners will offer eight back to school events in late July and early August 2018. These events will provide free school supplies while supplies last as well as a wide range of services and resources to help local youth and families be better prepared for the start of school year.
|Jun 7 2018||
Free electric fans for seniors and disabled individuals
Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, community organizations, and residents, hundreds of electric fans have been collected to provide heat relief for seniors and people with disabilities. A "Fan Fair" giveaway and resource event is scheduled for Saturday, June 16 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Edison Center, 701 W. Ormsby Ave., Louisville, KY 40203.
|Jun 6 2018||
Mayor Fischer joins Russell residents and students to celebrate the completion of Sheppard Park sprayground and renovations
Mayor Greg Fischer today joined local officials, students and residents from the Russell neighborhood to celebrate the completion of renovations and the addition of a sprayground at Sheppard Park. The sprayground is part of a number of changes within the park that includes the addition of a Conga drum play area, new restrooms, walking path markers, picnic tables and park benches.
|May 24 2018||
SBA disaster loans available for Louisville businesses and residents impacted by storms and flooding
Louisville businesses and residents affected by the severe storms and heavy flooding from Feb. 21 through March 21, 2018, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, officials announced Wednesday.
|May 22 2018||
Electric Fans Needed for Local Seniors and Disabled Residents
Donations accepted through June 11; Fan giveaway on June 16
|May 15 2018||
City begins Housing Needs Assessment with public meetings
The Louisville Metro Office of Housing & Community Development and Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund, in partnership with consultants Mullin & Lonergan Associates Incorporated, are leading an effort to develop a Housing Needs Assessment for Louisville.
|Apr 12 2018||
Building Our Blocks begins its 2018 season on April 13
In 2016, Mayor Greg Fischer created the Building Our Blocks (BOB) initiative as a cross-functional approach to make our neighborhoods clean, green and safe. BOB will begin its second full year on April 13. Last year, the BOB team, which includes many city agencies and community partners, visited seven different neighborhoods. This year, the team will concentrate four events specifically in one neighborhood—Russell.
|Apr 2 2018||
Neighborhood Place Participates in a Month-long Shoe Drive, Three Employment Recruitment Events and More
Neighborhood Place partners offer healthy events and services in April to benefit the entire family including a month-long athletic shoes collection for JCPS students; employment recruitment opportunities with FedEx Ground, ElderCare 4 Families and Sodexo; a Family Spring Fling at Portland Community Center and much more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.