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Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Persons applying for home energy assistance must provide proof of income from all household members for the 30-day period prior to the application date, proof of most recent energy bill(s) and proof of social security number(s) for all household members. Applications for home energy assistance are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. All households that are interested in applying are encouraged to call and make an appointment as early as possible. Home energy assistance payments made to eligible households are approved on a one-time basis. Income guidelines for this program are as follows:

Household Size / LIHEAP Eligibility

Income below:

1   $1,518

2   $2,058

3   $2,598

4   $3,138

5   $3,678

6   $4,218

7   $4,578

8   $5,298

Income range updated for 2016

Persons wishing to apply for enrollment in the energy assistance program contact the nearest Outreach Site in their area for an appointment.

The sites are:

Madison County Energy (Edwardsville) -- 296-6485

Riverbend Family Ministries – 251-9790

Granite City Housing Facility -- 876-4232

Madison County Urban League (Alton) -- 463-1906

Madison County Urban League (Madison) -- 877-8860

Chouteau Township -- 931-0323

Collinsville Township -- 344-1290

Edwardsville Township-- 656-0292

Ft. Russell Township -- 377-5660

Jarvis Township Senior Center (Seniors Only)- 667-2022

Highland Area Christian Ministry -- 654-9295

Olive Township -- 637-2630

Senior Services Plus -- 465-3298

Venice Township -- 452-1121

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