Community Service

MCA Announces 2021-22 LIHEAP Heating Program 

MCA is scheduling appointments the last Tuesday in each month for its  Low Income Home Energy Heating Program (LIHEAP) .This is a federally funded program designed to assist low income families in Mobile and Washington counties with the payment of their utility bills.

Applicants must be income eligible. Utility bills must be in the name of the Head of the Household, or the spouse of the Head of the Household.  

Notices of Interest

MCA Board of Directors Scheduled Meetings for 2021

Please call the Administrative Office at 251-457-5700 for meeting venue and to confirm your attendance.

January 19, 2021

March 16, 2021

May 18, 2021

July 20, 2021

September 21, 2021

November 16, 2021 (Annual Meeting)

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Mobile Community Action Coronavirus (COVID-19) Current Updates 

In an effort to combat COVID-19, and to comply with all state and federal government, and CDC guidelines relating to social distancing, all Mobile Community Action, Inc. offices will remain closed to the general public until further notice.

Once you receive a confirmation number (with your scheduled appointment date and time), a representative will contact you to confirm your appointment. Please make sure you provide the correct telephone and social security numbers when scheduling an appointment. You may schedule an appointment by calling the agency's appointment line at (251)206.6117 or online by clicking here

Applications may only be completed by using the LITT Lite App, which can be installed on your mobile device (i.e., Android, iPhone, or tablet).  Should you need assistance with the App, contact the location where you have scheduled your appointment (phone numbers are listed next to Centers). Applications will be accepted only from applicants, who have confirmed appointments through the Agency’s appointment lineApplications without a confirmed  appointment will not be processed.

List of documents required in App for assistance:

Any household member 18 years or older with zero income can obtain a Declaration of Household Income form by contacting any MCA community-service center or by  clicking here.

  • Current Picture Identification
  • Social Security Cards for everyone in household
  • Income Verification for the prior month (all household members)
  • Current Utility bill – must be in the name of Head of Household or Spouse
  • If applicable, current documentation(s) is also needed:  positive test results of Corona Virus (COVID-19), Furloughed due to COVID-19, and/or Unemployed due to COVID-19.

For a more detailed list, please call (251) 206-6117 and press option 3

Please note that you must be a Washington County resident in order to schedule an appointment at the Washington County Community Services Center. If you're not a Washington County resident, your appointment will be canceled.

  • Bayou La Batre - 5650 Old Pascagoula Road, Suite 106, Mobile (251) 308-2114
  • Hillsdale - 6024 Lorma Dr., Mobile (251) 343-3351
  • Mt. Vernon - 1200 Park St., Mt. Vernon (251) 829-5418
  • Northside - 658-A Donald Street, Mobile (251) 457-9883
  • Plateau/Prichard - 461 Donald Street, Mobile (251) 457-5700 ext 1146
  • South Brookley - 1600 Boykin Blvd., Mobile (251) 476-6425
  • South Mobile County - 5650 Old Pascagoula Road, Suite 106, Mobile (251) 308-2115
  • Washington County - 13563 St. Stephens Ave, Chatom (251) 847-2721
  • Wilmer/Semmes - 3810 Wulff Rd., Semmes (251) 645-5266