LIHEAP DCL Third Funding Release FY 2020
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Dear Colleague Letter
DATE: April 3, 2020
TO: States, tribes, and territories
SUBJECT: Third FY 2020 LIHEAP Funding Release
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Community Services (OCS), Division of Energy Assistance (DEA), is releasing $37 million in a third and final round of funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) for federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020.
Congress appropriated these funds under the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 (Public Law 116-94), which provided the final budget for FY 2020 and which the President signed into law on December 20, 2019.
As of today, OCS has allocated 100% of the LIHEAP funding available to grantees for FY 2020.
Please contact your DEA liaison if you have any questions or need any assistance.
Thank you for your attention and OCS looks forward to continuing to provide high quality services to OCS grantees.
Director, Division of Energy Assistance
Office of Community Services