Douglas-Cherokee Economic Authority is a non-profit agency that has several programs with the common goal of helping the low-income families in many East Tennessee counties to become self-sufficient.  For information about any of our programs, please call 423-587-4500

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is funded through the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA).  These services are available to all eligible recipients regardless of race, color, age, religion, disability, or national origin. 

THDA toll free: 1-800-228-8432