Lex-Care: Disabled woman needs $750 to pay electric bill

Laura Ann Torres, a case manager at Community Action Center, submitted the following case:

Her client is in the process of getting a divorce. She needs $750 to pay past-due electric bill. Torres helped her client apply to Community Action for winterization of her home, and that work has been completed. A budget plan has been arranged to pay the past-due bill.

The woman worked as a housekeeper until five years ago when she became disabled. She receives Supplemental Social Insurance benefits and has applied for food stamps.

You can help: Lex-Care Inc., P.O. Box 1328, Lexington, Ky. 40588. Contact Lex-Care at (859) 699-9859 or