Herkimer County
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Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

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Description:

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

The HEAP program provides funds to lower-income households for heating and cooling costs. The social Services Department processes applications for individuals under the age of 60 and Office of the Aging processes senior (age 60 & over) applications


Eligibility Criteria:
Must meet income guidelines set annually and be willing to fully disclose finances.


Referral Procedure:
Contact the Herkimer County Department of Social Services at 867-1220

FAQs:
HEAP- (Home Energy Assistance Program)

Q. Do applicants need to apply each year?
A. yes

Q. How often is a HEAP benefit received?
A. The benefit is an annual benefit