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.
House Passes Continuing Resolution H.R. 8337
September 23, 2020 – In order to avoid a government shutdown after September 30, the House of Representatives has passed a continuing resolution (CR), H.R. 8337. The CR maintains LIHEAP’s existing spending cap, $3.74 billion, put in place by the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020 (Public Law 116-94). The federal funding would continue until the mid-December deadline or until Congress approves a budget for Fiscal Year (FFY) 2021.
WI Moratoriums Extended to Nov 1
September 18, 2020
New Energy Assistance Program in VA
September 11, 2020
Duke Energy Provides $300,000 for Utility Assistance During Pandemic
September 4, 2020