Info Memo: Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Mailing (LIHEAP) 2009

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8/27/2009

Info Memo: Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Mailing (LIHEAP) 2009

Summary:

  • Instructions on how to apply for LIHEAP (CN 09.25) will be sent to:
    • AABD cash cases in September 2009;
    • TANF cases in October 2009;
    • All other cases with Food Stamps in December 2009.
  • Persons who are age 60 and over, or who are disabled are considered a priority and can apply starting 9/1/09.
  • Persons whose utilities have been disconnected should call the local administering agency for information on when to apply. Others can apply beginning 11/1/09.
  • DHS does not process LIHEAP applications. Persons wishing to apply for LIHEAP should call the local administering agency for their county to make an appointment. CN 09.25 includes a list of county phone numbers.