LIHEAP

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