Jerrilynn Tiso, social services director in Kent and interim social services director in Roxbury, will accept energy assistance applications for the 2010-11 winter season beginning Sept. 27.

Applications will be accepted through May 3, however, utility-heated households with a shutoff notice can apply through May 17.

Several levels of energy assistance, each with its own income guidelines, are available.

Applications will be taken by appointment only.

For more information or to set up an appointment, call Ms. Tiso in Kent at 860-927-1586 Tuesdays, Thursdays or Fridays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or in Roxbury at 860-210-0201 Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.