ACCESS Helping With Heating Bills

MEDFORD, Ore. — A fewer number of people have signed up for help keeping their electricity on, but ACCESS says that number may be misleading. The organization said 2,057 people are signed up for the program, which helps low-income families help pay for heating costs. About 2,600 people signed up a year ago. But ACCESS … Continue reading »

Advocates Help With Heating Bills

MEDFORD, Ore. — As temperatures continue to drop, heating bills are continuing to rise. Several local agencies are stepping in to help people afford those utilities. ACCESS is currently taking applications for its heating assistance program. Low-income families can receive a one-time payment toward paying their heating bills. The Salvation Army says it also has … Continue reading »