The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs’ Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or LIHEAP, is now open to receive new and renewal of applications. Contact Resel Billy at 989-2577 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule appointment.
LIHEAP assists low-income families through Commonwealth Utilities Corp. subsidy benefits for cooling assistance and energy crisis assistance.
Eligibility requirements: applicant must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident; applicant must be the CUC account holder; applicant must have a social security number; applicant must fall within the low income bracket
Documents required upon applying are: Birth Certificate or Passport for household members; social security card of all for household members; proof of income (three latest check stub); CUC bill.
The program’s business hours are from 8am to 3pm, Monday to Friday, at the Carolinian Affairs Office. (PR)