In this CASA video, meet Yluminada, who endured the harsh realities of a house without heat, facing exorbitant bills and neglectful landlords in Pennsylvania. After a mere week of use, her gas bill skyrocketed to $400 due to inadequate heating. With an aging dwelling, Yluminada’s living conditions became unbearable. The landlord only cared about collecting rent from her, not repairing her home, leaving her in distress. Yluminada shares her story to shed light on the urgent need for weatherization programs, which fortify homes against extreme weather events. Yluminada advocates for the climate-proof housing that she and countless others rightfully deserve.