Who Is Eligible?
Applicants whose gross total household income is 150% or less of the current Federal Poverty Income Guidelines qualify for this program. The income guidelines for LIHEAP are updated annually by the Federal Department of Health and Human Services.
Note: Only Priority clients will be served the first 15 days of each month.
1) Sixty years of age or older;
2) Disabled (Documentation required)
3) At least one child under age 5; and
4) Single Mothers living in poverty.
All other clients will be served during the last 2 weeks of each month.
LOW-INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHEAP)
POVERTY INCOME GUIDELINES*
EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2019
|PEOPLE IN THE HOUSEHOLD||150%|
|For each additional person in the household with more than 8 people, add:||$ 6,630|
*These figures are based on the 2017 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) poverty guidelines published in the Federal Register on January 26, 2017.