Home Energy Assistance Program
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) - The HEAP program is designed to offset fuel and utility costs for eligible families or individuals. HEAP funds are generally available from November 1st through April 30th or until the allocation has been completely depleted. The amount of this benefit is based on the type of household, income for the household and the type of fuel or utility.
For eligibility guidelines and application information go to: http://otda.ny.gov/programs/heap/
Please note: The 2009-2010 HEAP fuel assistance program is now open. The 2010 - 2011 season began on November 1, 2010.