Energy assistance program helps with home heating bills
(Nov 07, 2013)
Colorado’s Low-Income Energy Assistance Program, which provides financial assistance with home heating bills, is accepting applications. The Colorado LEAP program is federally funded and provides assistance to help families and individuals pay a portion of winter heating costs. The program eligibility period runs from Nov. 1 through April 30, 2014.
You may be eligible for LEAP if:
- you are a U.S. citizen and a resident of Colorado
- you pay heating fuel costs directly to an energy provider or you pay the cost of heating your dwelling as part of your rent
- your gross monthly household income from all sources and household members falls within the guidelines set annually
For more information:
Completed LEAP applications can be faxed, mailed or delivered to the appropriate county office.