The Low-Income High Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists low-income Alabama residents with the high cost of home energy. Funding is provided from the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) block grant through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The Weatherization Assistance Program provides low-income families with energy saving measures to help lower the utility costs for their home. Funding for the Weatherization Assistance Program is provided by the Department of Energy and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The Low Income Home Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) assists low-income families with the costs of water service. Funding is provided from the Low Income Home Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) block grant through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
What To Bring To Your Appointment
For your appointments, you will need to bring:
- Original Social Security cards for everyone in your household. (We will not accept a copy) - Current Alabama Picture ID of head of household including spouse, if applicable. Please check your ID expiration date. - An Unpaid Current Original Power/Gas Bill as well as your most recent unpaid water bill. Note: Utility bills MUST be in head of household or spouse's name only. If in the Landlord's name you must provide rental agreement or letter. - You MUST provide proof of Gross income for the PREVIOUS MONTH for ALL PERSONS living in the household this includes, but may not cover all types: - Check stubs from employer, Social Security, SSI, pension, unemployment, and VA benefits. If you are a NACOLG employee our agency requires your income. (We will not accept bank statements.) - Child support, TANF & Child Social Security/SSI benefits - Any other income information you may have. Non-parental guardians MUST PROVIDE documentation from the Court or Department of Human Resources showing current permanent or temporary custody of children living in the household. - If you live in reduced income housing which includes, Public Housing, Section 8, or ANY income based housing you must bring your lease and housing choice voucher.
You must have the following for Weatherization Assistance:
- Current Income Verification - Picture ID - Social Security Cards for all members of the household - Proof of Home Ownership - Directions to Clients Home