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.
For many households, utility bills can place stress on a family’s budget. In some cases, the household may be forced to make difficult decisions, such as sacrificing certain necessities in order to pay their energy bills. LIHEAP can help to take some of that stress away and keep utilities running.
ONE TIME BENEFIT provided to eligible households towards your gas & electric bill.
To qualify, you must meet the new, expanded income guidelines.
If you’ve already completed LIHEAP application, you can check the status by clicking the button below.
If you’ve already completed an application for Peoples Gas Share the Warmth or ComEd Residential Hardship, you can check the status by calling CEDA’s Call Center at (800) 571-2332.
Review income guidelines, application dates and what documents you need to apply.