Lima, Ohio (WIMA) - The Lima Allen Council on Community Affairs Winter Crisis Program that provides assistance with utility bills is ending April 15th.

The Winter Crisis Program can provide assistance for those who have had their gas or electric shut completely off or have a disconnect notice.

The program can also help customers with coal and wood.

Walk-in appointments are accepted daily at 7:30am- and a current gas or electric bill- proof of income- and Social Security cards for all household members are needed at time of appointment.