This federal website serves as a hub for information about the variation that exists among LIHEAP grantees in the operation of their programs. We also provide the National Energy Assistance Referral (NEAR) service, which refers households needing assistance to a local LIHEAP office and other assistance entities if available. To learn more about the LIHEAP Clearinghouse, please see the “Who We Are” page.
Annual NEUAC Conference Held in Fort Worth, TX
June 13, 2019 - The 2019 Annual NEUAC Conference was held this week in Fort Worth, Texas, from June 3 through June 6. Utility representatives and non-profit members, among others, attended workshops and exhibits that highlighted issues and solutions to helping low-income energy consumers become self-sufficient. The National Energy Assistance Director’s Association (NEADA) also hosted their annual membership meeting Monday, June 3.
The National Energy and Utility Affordability Coalition (NEUAC), is a non-profit coalition of diverse member organizations and individuals dedicated to heightening awareness of the energy needs of low-income energy consumers and fostering public-private partnerships while engaging in other activities to help address those needs.
A variety of workshop sessions were available for the attendees, addressing issues, solutions, and ideas in helping low-income energy consumers become self-sufficient. Workshop topics at the conference included: Vulnerable Populations, Advancing Energy Affordability in our Communities, Policy, Advocacy and Education, Enrichment and Growth Strategies for Nonprofit Utility Assistance Programs and Introduction to Utility Assistance Programming.
LIHEAP Assistance Still Available in TN
May 31, 2019