Home Energy Cost Assistance
The Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) is a Federally funded program that helps eligible households pay a portion of their home energy costs by providing a one-time per year benefit.
The 2019 application period is from Tuesday, January 22, 2019, through Friday, March 29, 2019. Applications must be received prior to 5:00 PM, March 29, 2019.
In order to qualify:
- An adult living at the address must be personally responsible for paying the heating costs incurred at the current residence, payable either to the landlord or the fuel vendor.
- Applications must demonstrate a recent history of payments toward purchase of the primary heating energy.
- The combined gross income (before deductions) of all persons living at the address may not exceed 130% of the federal poverty level according to the following guidelines.
For further assistance contact 1-800-432-0043 or to apply online, visit www.lieap.dcf.ks.gov