As the mother in this video described, many families are living without heated homes in Kansas City.
She has a three bedroom house, but closes off all the rooms except two, because she has no furnace and few heaters.
She can't afford to heat her home.
For this woman, who wanted to remain anonymous and for others like her, there is help:
Try these organizations for assistance:
KCMO Utility Assistance
DON BOSCO FAMILY SUPPORT CENTER.
KCK Utility Assistance
NORTHSIDE COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM CENTER ( 913) 371-0848