Warm Neighbors / Cool Friends

Every year, thousands of Illinois families struggle to keep their homes safe and comfortable during harsh winters and hot summers:


Elderly neighbors on a fixed income

People coping with job loss

Single parents struggling to make ends meet.



Warm Neighbors - typically, total household income must fall between 150 to 300 percent of the federal poverty level to qualify for bill payment assistance. Our home weatherization program targets households with incomes at 150 to 300 percent of the poverty level.


Household Size / 30-Day (Gross) Monthly Income Range Must be between:

1    $1,561 - 3,122

2    $2,114 - 4,228

3    $2,666 - 5,332

4    $3,219 - 6,438

5    $3.678 - 7,542

6    $4,324 - 8,648

7    $4,876 - 9,516

8    $5,298 - 10,596

Income range updated for 2019