West Kentucky Allied Services http://wkms.org en LIHEAP Funds Running Out for Western Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/liheap-funds-running-out-western-kentucky <p>Western Kentucky's energy assistance program for low-income families, or LIHEAP,&nbsp;has almost exhausted its yearly funding allowance. West Kentucky Allied Services administers the region's program. LIHEAP grant director Tony Dowty says they’re working with much less money than previous years. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 21:26:36 +0000 Shelly Baskin 27135 at http://wkms.org Helping Seniors Return to the Workforce http://wkms.org/post/helping-seniors-return-workforce <p>Through West Kentucky Allied Services, Inc., Jackie Eubanks coordinates the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP). It's for income eligible, unemployed seniors 55 years old and older to develop new skills and gain confidence for return to the workforce. There are immediate openings in Calloway County. <a href="http://chfs.ky.gov/dail/scsep.htm">Click here for more information</a>.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 16:47:08 +0000 Kate Lochte 26669 at http://wkms.org Helping Seniors Return to the Workforce LIHEAP Numbers Decline With Warm Weather http://wkms.org/post/liheap-numbers-decline-warm-weather <p></p><p>The energy assistance program for low-income families, or LIHEAP (LYE-heep) is seeing a drop in Purchase area applicants by almost 25 percent this winter due to unusually warm weather. <a href="http://www.communityactionky.org/Agencies/AgencyList/WestKYAlliedServices.aspx">West Kentucky Allied Services</a> administers the program in Mayfield. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 22:37:38 +0000 John Walker 25289 at http://wkms.org LIHEAP Numbers Decline With Warm Weather