Services are available to Cook County residents who are in need of financial assistance. Please contact one of our intake sites for more information on how to apply.
Utility bill assistance, gas, delivered fuel, electric, and furnace repair and/or replacement services for income eligible households. The available programs include, the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP), Furnace, ComEd Residential Special Hardship, and Peoples Gas Share the Warmth grants.
Programs are designed to assist income-eligible households with energy costs by making a payment directly to the utility company(s) on behalf of the households.
To be eligible, households must meet the requirements of each program, including the income guidelines. Households must be able to provide all required supporting documentation.
If you’ve already completed an application, you can check the status of your LIHEAP application by clicking the button below.
- Review “Important Information to Know Before You Apply”
- Find a site near you using our Site Locator.
- Contact one of or Partner Intake Sites to schedule an appointment today!
To receive announcements of program updates, text “CEDA” to 313131 and be sure to check our website for up to date information.
Currently enrolled participants will continue to receive support.