DMCOC update to COVID-19

Beginning Wednesday, April 1, 2020, we will be taking applications for LIHEAP by phone on a 1st come, 1st served basis. You can call 217-428-0155 and our receptionist will take your name, phone number, and basic information and schedule a time for one of our Energy Services Specialist to call you back to complete your application.

Once your application is submitted you will need to bring in all required documentation (copies not originals), and sign a Universal Signature Page which will be available in our front entrance. We will provide you with envelopes that you can utilize to put your copies in and slide under our lobby door. You can also take photos of your documentation and send them to our email atLIHEAP@dmcoc.org. If after 4:30 p.m. you can drop off copies to our mail slot. If you have any questions please call us at 217-428-0155.

 
Items clients must have on the day of their appointments:
  • Social Security Cards for the entire household
  • Current Power Bill
  • Income for the household for the past 30 days (all SSI, SSA, Wages, TANF, Pensions, etc)
  • Medical Cards/Medicare Cards (if applicable)
  • Link Card (if applicable)
  • Current rent receipt or proof of homeownership

Serving Decatur and Macon County for over 50 years

Since 1964 DMCOC has been providing stability to Decatur and Macon County. DMCOC has accomplished this through a wide variety of programs designed to support the community. DMCOC is growing and we are looking for new programs and partnerships to maintain the stability for our clients and to better support the community.

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On Friday, November 1, 2019 beginning at 8:30 A.M. and continuing until all appointments are filled, DMCOC staff began taking calls at (217) 428-2193 to make appointments. Priority for the month of November will be for household with families with children age 5 or under and disconnected households whom reside in Macon County to apply for assistance.
 
On December 2, all other income eligible households can start applying at this time. Appointments will be issued on a “FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED” basis and ONE (1) APPOINTMENT PER PHONE CALL, until all available appointment slots are filled.  For more information call (217) 428-2193.
 
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COVID-19 | UPDATE

Beginning Wednesday, April 1, 2020, we will be taking applications for LIHEAP by phone on a 1st come, 1st served basis. If you had your appointment canceled by us we will contact those individuals first to complete an application. You can call 217-428-0155 and our receptionist will take your name, phone number, and basic information and schedule a time for one of our Energy Services Specialist to call you back to complete your application. Once your application is submitted you will need to bring in all required documentation (copies not originals), and sign a Universal Signature page which will be available in our front entrance. We will provide you with envelopes that you can utilize to put your copies in and slide under our lobby door. You can also take photos of your documentation and send them to our email at LIHEAP@dmcoc.org. If after 4:30 p.m. you can drop off copies to our mail slot. If you have any questions please call us at 217-428-0155

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