Upper Chichester – Edward T. Coleman, Chief Executive Officer, announced that the Community Action Agency of Delaware County, Inc.‘s (CAADC) Weatherization Assistance Program has moved to CAADC’s Boothwyn Office.  The Weatherization Assistance Program was previously in Essington but now joins CAADC’s Administrative Offices and Social Services Program at 1414 Meetinghouse Road in Boothwyn, PA 19061.  CAADC is creating a One Stop Shop of available social services for low-income families in Delaware County.  Consolidating its programs will allow CAADC to more efficiently and effectively serve its clients.

The goal of the Weatherization Assistance Program is to help low-income families permanently reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient.  The program provides quality energy education and home conservation modifications.  The program can help reduce heating bills by 20-30%.  All services are free of charge.  Residents in need of Weatherization can call (610) 521-8770.

Edward T. Coleman, Chief Executive Officer of CAADC, urged, “This program can make a real tangible difference immediately to those already on a strained budget and continue to help them in the future.  This is an excellent time to call and get fast service before winter arrives and the program gets very busy.”

Funding for this program is provided by the PA Department of Community and Economic Development.  Income guidelines do apply.  To apply for the Weatherization Program or for additional information, residents can contact CAADC at (610) 521-8770.