LIHEAP - Energy Assistance
About the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program:

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is designed to assist low-income families meet the cost of home heating. This program is not intended to pay a household’s total energy costs, but to pay a portion of residential heating costs for eligible households. Benefits will be in the form of a credit applied to your heating bill by your utility company. All persons applying for this program will simultaneously be making application for Weatherization Assistance with Polk County.

 

Applications:

Applications are accepted on a first come/first served basis from November 1 through April 30 (October 1 for seniors, disabled clients, or clients who are in crisis - no working furnace, a disconnection notice, a missed payment agreement, or no heating service).

FY14 LIHEAP fact sheet

Mail-in LIHEAP application

On-line LIHEAP Application