The Opportunity Council will resume booking appointments this weekend for Whatcom County residents who need help paying their energy bills.
People can call 360-255-2192 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, for an appointment for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, which provides grants.
Scheduling will continue the following week during normal business hours until all available spots have been filled.
To see if you qualify for help, call 360-255-2192 or 888-586-7293 from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
The council is a nonprofit agency that provides services, including emergency and transitional housing, energy assistance, early childhood education and child-care resources.