Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Cash grants for home heating bills and emergencies

You could get
hundreds of dollars in free
Heating Bill Help

If you qualify, apply for LIHEAP

LIHEAP is a federal program that provides assistance in paying electric or other heating bills. There are two types of grants:

Cash Grants

$200 to $1,000 available

Homeowners & renters qualify

Homeowners & renters qualify

Report your outage online

You don't need to have an overdue bill to qualify

You may also be eligible for a crisis grant

You may also be eligible for a crisis grant

Crisis Grants

$25 to $500 available

Homeowners & renters qualify

Homeowners & renters qualify

Report your outage online

You don't need to have an overdue bill to qualify

cash

You may also be eligible for a cash grant

your town

Who is eligible?

You may qualify for LIHEAP if your income meets the following guidelines:

2017-2018 LIHEAP GUIDELINES
for homeowners and renters
Household Size Maximum Income
1 $18,210
2 $24,690
3 $31,170
4 $37,650
5 $44,130
6 $50,610
7 $57,090
8 $63,570
Add $6,480 for each additional person

How to apply

The 2017-18 program is now closed. Check back in the fall for more information.

Opening & Closing Dates

  Opens Closes
Cash Program November 1, 2017 April 13, 2018
Crisis Program November 1, 2017 April 13, 2018
LIHEAP

LIHEAP and OnTrack

bill

You may see a LIHEAP credit on your bill

review your bill each month to know when to pay

Review your bill each month to know when to pay again

make regular payments

Make regular payments when your LIHEAP credit has been used

For more information

contact

Contact your county assistance office

telephone

Call the LIHEAP hotline at
1-866-857-7095
(TDD: 1-800-451-5886)

web

Visit the state's website