If you need help paying your heating bill this winter, consider applying for assistance from the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) – a federally funded program that can help you get through this tough time.
Here are a few common questions and answers about HEAP to help you get the application process started.
What is HEAP? HEAP is a federal program that helps low-income households with their home energy bills. HEAP offers several types of help for eligible, including:
Bill payment assistance
Energy crisis assistance
Weatherization and energy-related home repairs
Am I eligible for HEAP benefits? Your household may be eligible for a Regular HEAP benefit if*:
You and your household members are United States Citizens or qualified aliens and