Fuel Assistance

Providing relief to those households that are most vulnerable to high home heating costs

This Fuel Assistance Program is designed to provide relief to those households that are most vulnerable to high home heating costs. Massachusetts’ LIHEAP targets assistance to households with the lowest incomes and highest average energy costs.

Applications presently closed. The last day to apply for current cycle was May 15, 2015.

It is intended to help defray the cost of heat during the winter months, November 1 – April 30 of each year.

 

Learn more about Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) –
2014-2015 DHCD Cold Relief – Informational Brochure

First Time Applicant?
Try our on-line appointment scheduling system.

Make an Appointment

LIHEAP Automated Information Line: 508.754.7281

  • Check the status of an application already submitted
  • Check payments to your heating vendor
  • Learn how to apply for Fuel Assistance

Contact us 24/7 at LIHEAP@wcac.net with your specific questions.
E-mails received during non-business hours will be responded to during the next business day.

Additional Information:

 

For LIHEAP Program/WCAC Storm and Emergency Related Closing Announcements: Call 508.754.1176 x 250

Returning Applicants

  • Can re-apply through the mail
  • All income/expense/household information must be verified every year, even if there is no change.

 

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