Program DescriptionThe Low-Income High Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists low-income Alabama residents with the high cost of home energy. Funding is provided from the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) block grant through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Alabama and you must need financial assistance for home energy costs.
A person who participates or has family members who participate in certain other benefit programs, such as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) or certain needs-tested Veterans benefits may be automatically eligible.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessTo apply, contact a Community Action Agency in your area using the Community Action Association of Alabama's Agency Finder.
Program Contact Information
To learn more about Alabama LIHEAP, please call: 334-242-4909