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Energy Assistance

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP)

The Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) provides for a one-time cash payment to help eligible low-income families pay their heating bills.

Applications will start to be taken in December for certain groups of families such as the elderly or disabled and receiving a service funded by the Division of Adult and Aging Services. Applications for all others will be taken starting in January. Contact the Social Work Services for the application dates and for additional information on LIEAP.

Eligibility Requirements:

A household that applies must:

Appointment Procedure

Application for services are generally accepted in the fall months through Eblen Charities. For more information call (828) 255-3066

What to bring with you

Income Verification