Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Basic Eligibility Requirements:

  • Household’s gross income must be at or below 150% of the current Federal Poverty Level
  • Must reside in Bethel
  • Residents in subsidized housing are not eligible for this benefit (ASHA, AVCP, BNC housing)

Benefits include:

  • Heating Assistance – fuel, firewood, electric bill
  • Crisis Assistance – households with a shut off notice and/or have less than 5 gallons of heating fuel, have a medical need, homes that have elders 60 years and older as well as children 5 and younger.
  • Weatherization – refer to the current Detailed Model Plan for a complete list of the types of assistance we provide for weatherization

Benefit amount may be split up the following ways:

  • 100% Fuel
  • 100% Electricity
  • 50% Fuel – 50% Electricity
  • 25% Fuel – 75% Electricity
  • 75% Fuel – 25% Electricity

Please refer to the current Detailed Model Plan for the most up-to-date information. Copies are provided at the ONC main office and can be accessed online at our website as well as the Federal LIHEAP website. ONC Detailed Model Plan

LIHEAP Application

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