LOAThe Local Office on Aging is once again offering fans or air conditioners to seniors in need of relief from the heat. Seniors interested in receiving fans from the “Fan Care” program can call the LOA central office for more information at 540-345-0451. LOA is accepting applications for the program now. To be eligible you must live in Roanoke City, Roanoke County, Botetourt County, Salem or Craig County. You must also be 60 years of age or older, have a need for cooling assistance and meet monthly income guidelines. Applications are also being accepted for the Cooling Assistance Program. This program provides air conditioners to elderly with medical conditions that require cooling assistance. To be eligible you must meet the same requirements for “Fan Care.” For more information you can click here