Are you looking for help with your energy bills?
The mission of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is to assist low income households who have an energy crisis.
Keep them warm.
This is a federally funded project administered by OACAC. Start dates are as follows:
The Winter Heating and Energy Assistance Program (EA) provides a one-time payment for assistance with winter heating costs for low-income households.
The Energy Crisis Intervention Program provides utility assistance and relief for eligible households to alleviate an energy-related crisis.
A disconnect notice is required for ECIP.
TO APPLY BY PAPER: Click here to download and print the FY ’24 application. The completed application may be mailed, dropped off in person, or faxed to OACAC. Contact information is included with the application.
**New as of 9/29/23: You can call our LIHEAP IVR system at (417) 864-3460 to receive an up-to-date report on the status of your application.
The Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) may be able to help you with a one-time payment for your water and/or wastewater (sewer) bill. This program is available through March 2024.
TO APPLY BY PAPER: Click here to download and print the application. The completed application may be mailed, dropped off in person, or faxed to OACAC.
If you have questions, you may call our automated line at (417) 864-3460. Si tiene preguntas, puede llamar a nuestra línea automatizada al (417) 864-3460.