Managing Agency California

Program Description

The Department of Energy, Weatherization Assistance Program (DOE WAP) has long served as the core program for delivering energy conservation services to low-income Californians. The Weatherization Assistance Program reduces the heating and cooling costs for low-income families by improving the energy efficiency of their homes and ensuring their health and safety. Among low-income households, the program focuses on those with elderly residents, individuals with disabilities, and families with children.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of California who needs financial assistance for home energy costs.

If you receive Supplemental Security Income or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, you are automatically eligible to receive weatherization services.
In order to qualify, you must also have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below 60 percent of the State Median Income:
Household Size*Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1$25,103
2$32,827
3$40,551
4$48,275
5$55,999
6$63,723
7$65,171
8$66,619

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

Contact a local provider to determine your eligibility:
http://www.csd.ca.gov/Services/FindServicesinYourArea.aspx

or call 1-866-675-6623.

Program Contact Information