Heating Assistance Is Available To You This Winter

heating payment help connecticutAt Casey Energy, we do all we can to take the stress out of heating season, with convenient services and easy ways to pay for your heating oil or propane gas. But sometimes bill paying can be a challenge—if you have recently lost a job, for example, or if you’re struggling to make ends meet in your northern Fairfield or northern Westchester County home.

If you think you will have trouble paying your heating bill this winter, consider applying for assistance from the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). You could be eligible for financial help to get you through this tough time.

Resources For Heating Bill Help

Here are three common questions and answers about LIHEAP to help you get the application process started.

  1. What is LIHEAP? LIHEAP is a federal program that helps low-income households with their home energy bills. LIHEAP offers several types of help for eligible, including Regular and Emergency benefits, Heating Repair or Replacement benefits, and Clean and Tune Benefits.
  2. What are the LIHEAP program requirements? To qualify for LIHEAP in CT or NY, you must reside in the state and have a monthly household income (before taxes) that must not exceed the amounts indicated on these pages:

    LIHEAP eligibility and benefits are based on the following criteria:

    • Income
    • Household Size
    • The Primary Heating Source
    • The presence of a household member who is under age 6, age 60 or older or permanently disabled.

To find out if you may be eligible and apply for LIHEAP and other programs and services, visit the New York and Connecticut energy assistance portals.

Stay safe and warm this winter with help from LIHEAP and dependable heating oil and propane deliveries in CT and NY from Casey Energy. Contact us today to learn more, or for any additional questions or assistance.