Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Public Service Announcement
Effective April 1, 2020, action pact will operate the cooling component of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance program funded by the Department of Human Services. Program income guidelines have been set at 60% of the state’s median income.
Only elderly and homebound households may call for an appointment from April 1, 2020 until April 30, 2020. To qualify as an elderly household, all adult members of the household must be 65 years of age or older. To qualify as a homebound household, there can be no one in the household who is not homebound, or you must be the sole caretaker of a homebound member. All other income-eligible applicants may call beginning May 1, 2020 and will be served if funds are available.