Attention Iowa residential customers who need help with heating bills
The 2016-2017 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) has been established to help qualifying low-income Iowa homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs for the winter heating season.
The assistance is based on household income, household size, type of fuel, and type of housing.
If you are not sure where to apply, please write to:
Iowa Department of Human Rights
Des Moines, IA 50319
or call your local community action agency:
Northeast Iowa Community Action Offices:
County Relief Offices:
WHEN TO APPLY:
–Elderly (60 & over) and/or disabled: October 1 to April 30
–All other households: November 1 to April 30