Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

The regular Winter LIHEAP program helps pay electric and heat bills. Non-heating gas bills are not covered by this program.

How to Apply:

If you applied last year use the instruction sheet we recently sent to you in the mail. You can download an instruction sheet below or pick up an application packet at 5120 N. Broadway inside the Winona Street big double wooden doors, the corner door or the parking lot.  

Applications are now done remotely due to COVID-19. 


To apply, please submit:

  1. Instruction Sheet for 2021  English –   Russian    –  Vietnamese  –  Cantonese
  2. All the required documents in the instruction sheet.
  3. Universal Signature Pages – Page 1   Page 2

Refer to the instruction sheet for more detail.

IMPORTANT: If your gas or electric has been shut-off, submit your application with the final shut-off notice and we will work on your application immediately.




Universal Signature Page * Required – download

PIPP New Enrollment Signature Page * Requireddownload

Income Statement- download

Rent Amount Verification Form 2021 – download

PIPP/DVP Opt Out Form – download


LIHEAP Program generally lasts until May 2022 or when the program runs out of funds.

Income guidelines for 2021. Income cannot be more than this amount over 30 day application period.

Family Size LIHEAP
1 $2,147
2 $2,903
3 $3,660
4 $4,417
5 $5,173
6 $5,930
7 $6,590
8 $6737