Limited English Proficiency (LEP)

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Overview

Jackson EMC is committed to serving its members by ensuring effective communication with Limited English Proficiency (“LEP”) persons within our eligible service territory. People defined as LEP individuals do not speak English as their primary language and have limited ability to read, speak, write or understand English.

Jackson EMC is complying with Executive Order 13166 and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national origin.

Jackson EMC's Limited English Proficiency Plan

A PDF version of Jackson EMC’s Limited English Proficiency plan can be found by clicking here. This plan outlines the steps Jackson EMC has taken to ensure that individuals who do not speak English as their primary language have meaningful access to our services, programs and activities.

Limited English Proficiency Complaint Form Procedure

If your needs are not met, please fill out an LEP Complaint Form (see below) and mail to: Jackson EMC, Attn: HR, 850 Commerce Road, Jefferson, GA 30549. The LEP Complaint Form can be used to offer comments and to report any problems relating to access of Jackson EMC’s essential services.

Translated Documents

As part of its LEP Plan, Jackson EMC has provided translations of applications for commercial and residential members:

Spanish:

Korean:

Additional document(s) can be provided, upon request, via the LEP Complaint Form, described above.

What Languages Do You Speak?

To ensure effective communication, Jackson EMC uses I Speak Cards and has onsite Spanish bilingual representatives in our district offices.

We also offer other languages translations at no cost either in person by using a bilingual representative or by contacting Jackson EMC’s Customer Service at 1-800-462-3691, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, except observed company holidays.

Contact Us

Jackson EMC’s LEP Compliance Officer is Khanika Tidwell. You can reach our LEP Compliance Officer by emailing ktidwell@jacksonemc.com or by calling 706-367-6184.