Call 828-452-6620, option 3 for more information about the Crisis Intervention Program (CIP).
Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP)
LIEAP provides a one-time vendor payment to help eligible households supplement payment of their heating bills. Only households containing an elderly person age 60 and above or disabled persons receiving services through the Division of Aging and Adult Services (DAAS) are eligible to potentially receive benefits from December 1st through December 31st or until funds are exhausted. Disabled persons are defined as receiving SSI, SSA, or VA disability.
If funds have not been exhausted, all other households can apply beginning January 1st through March 31st
Households must meet the following eligibility criteria:
Be responsible for their heating bills
Have at least one U.S. Citizen or Non-citizen living in the household who meets the eligibility criteria
Have reserves at or below $2,250
Meet an income test
Call 828-452-6620, option 3 for more information about Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP).
Interpreter services available at no cost.
Equal Opportunity Employer & Provider
Haywood County Health and Human Services Agency is an equal opportunity employer and provider.