Community Action Partnership of Kern is offering assistance to with water utility payments through the Drought Water Assistance Program. This program offers full payment of water utilities up to 3 months or $240 for households with low incomes as outlined by the Federal Poverty Guidelines.  If your family qualifies, call 2-1-1 to make an appointment and apply for assistance today.  

In order to complete your application quickly, be ready to provide proof of income, water bills for the last 90 days, a water shut off notice, identification, and Social Security card. The program began on July 1st, and funding is limited so schedule your appointment today.