NOW Thru FRIDAY: LOW INCOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (also known as LIEAP)
 
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Posted on Sunday March 24, 2019
 
NOW thru FRIDAY: all other households apply until funds exhausted! Contact: DSS, 411 NC Hwy. 65, Reidsville, Cindi Everett, 336.342.1394.
 

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (also known as LIEAP)

Everyone who wishes to apply for LIEAP must be given the opportunity to apply without delay during the APPROPRIATE application-taking time frame, and AS LONG AS FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE.  Applications are on a first-come, first-served basis, according to the following time frames beginning on the first business day of January:

  • January 2, 2019 through March 29, 2019 – All other households will be taken until funds are exhausted; persons who receive SSI, SSDI, VA benefits, who meet the income requirements, will make application for LIEAP during this eligibility time period as well

Any household can potentially receive benefits from January 2, 2019 through March 29, 2019 or until funds are exhausted, if all eligibility requirements are met. 

Households meet income eligibility requirements if the total household members’ countable gross income is equal to or less than 130% of the current poverty level:

1 person

$1,315

2 persons

$1,783

3 persons

$2,251

4 persons

$2,719

5 persons

$3,187

6 persons

$3,655


Households must have a U.S. Citizen or an eligible alien and be a fully vulnerable household at the time of application.  A fully vulnerable household is a household with a heating source which is billed SEPARATELY for the heat expense.  Upon meeting all criteria and being approved, this one-time payment will be issued directly to the heating vendor.  CONTACT:  DSS, 411 NC Hwy. 65, Reidsville, Cindi Everett, 336.342.1394.

THERE IS NO LONGER AN AUTOMATIC ELIGIBILITY PROCESS;

IF YOU RECEIVE FOOD AND NUTRITIONAL SERVICES,

 YOU WILL HAVE TO MAKE A SEPARATE APPLICATION

TO RECEIVE LIEAP BENEFITS!!


They can apply at DSS, 411 NC-65, Reidsville.  Contact is Cindi Everett, 336.342.1394.
They can apply at DSS, 411 NC-65, Reidsville.  Contact is Cindi Everett, 336.342.1394.
 

 Rockingham County North Carolina
Contact Us
Rockingham County Government
371 NC Hwy 65
Reidsville NC 27320
Phone: 336.342.8100
Fax: 336.342.8105
 
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