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VAN WERT — The Van Wert County Department of Job and Family Services (CDJFS) announces a one-time heating payment for income eligible working families with dependent children. Families can apply for payment of an outstanding bill for their primary heating source. Payment will be made directly to the utility company for the amount due, up to $500.

*Application period is Feb. 7 to the close of business on April 11, 2014 or until funds are exhausted.

*This project is limited to $75,000.

*At least one parent or guardian of a dependent child in the household must be working.

*The bill must be in the name of the applicant.

*A face-to-face interview is not required.

*Applications are available at the CDJFS front desk during business hours 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday.

*Additional PRC eligibility requirements apply.


Family Size Monthly Income Less Than
1 $1,915
2 $2,585
3 $3,255
4 $3,925
5 $4,595
6 $5,265
7 $5,935
8 $6,605

Any questions, please contact: Deanna Lugabihl, Department of Job and Family Services, 114 E Main St., Van Wert OH 45891 at (419) 238-5430 x 0136.