LIHEAP- Iowa

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:
LIHEAP
Iowa Department of Human Rights
Capitol Complex
Des Moines, IA 50319

or call your local community action agency:

Northeast Iowa Community Action Offices: 
Chickasaw County
(641) 394-2007
Howard County
(563) 547-4413
Winneshiek County
(563) 382-8436

County Relief Offices: 
Chickasaw County
(641) 394-2792
Howard County
(563) 547-2636
Winneshiek County
(563) 382-8436

WHEN TO APPLY: 
–Elderly (60 & over) and/or disabled: October 1, 2016 to April 30, 2017
–All other households: November 1, 2016 to April 30, 2017