Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

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The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps keep families safe and healthy through initiatives that assist families with energy costs.  Read More About LIHEAP

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Get information on how and where to apply for energy assistance, click "Need Help With Bills" to access the LIHEAP Clearinghouse web site.










Information about the LIHEAP funding amounts awarded in FY 2019, to date, is available for state and territory LIHEAP grantees and tribal LIHEAP grantees.


*The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) has created an online form to report information on potential fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement in HHS programs.  Access the online form.


  • LIHEAP Service Eligibility Guidelines

    Published: January 11, 2016
    The Federal government issues the poverty levels as the HHS Poverty Guidelines and state median income as State Median Income Estimates.
  • LIHEAP Brochure in English

    Published: November 1, 2009
    If you can't afford to pay your home energy bills, your home may not be safe and you may be at risk of serious illness or injury.  Learn more about ACF's Low
  • LIHEAP Forms and Funding Applications

    Published: April 25, 2012
    The following funding applications are for use by State, Tribal, and Insular Area LIHEAP grantees.
  • Help with Paying for Heating or Cooling

    Published: December 15, 2014
    LIHEAP is a federally-funded program that helps low-income households with their home energy bills. LIHEAP may be able to offer bill payment assistance, energy
  • LIHEAP Q & As for Consumers

    Published: January 19, 2016
    You can find here a list of Consumer Frequently Asked Questions that pertains to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
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