Program DescriptionThe Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) funds are used to improve the conditions of eligible low-income clients' homes. The program is designed to reduce home heating and cooling costs by improving energy efficiency and ensuring health and safety. Priority is given to low-income elderly and disabled individuals.
General Program Requirements
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Mississippi.If you receive Supplemental Security Income or Aid to Families with Dependent Children, you are automatically eligible to receive weatherization services.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessApplications are taken at Community Action Agencies or Human Resource Agencies. All 82 counties have application sites where clients can apply. If you do not know your local agency, you may call the Community Services Line toll-free number at 1-800-421-0762 or local at 601-359-4768.
Program Contact Information
For more information, visit: http://www.mdhs.state.ms.us/cs_info.html#eba