Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Contact Information
Automated Hotline

Division of Family Development
New Jersey Department of Human Services
P.O. Box 716
Trenton, NJ 08625
Web site
Hours of Service
How to Apply

For more on how to apply, visit the Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development, New Jersey Energy Assistance Web page or call 1-800-510-3102

Parent Organization
New Jersey Department of Human Services
P.O. Box 716
Trenton, NJ 08625-0716
Web site

The Division of Family Development provides leadership and supervision to the public and private agencies that deliver financial aid and support services to New Jersey's needy individuals and families. These major programs include: Work First New Jersey/Temporary Assistance to Needy Families(WFNJ/TANF), WFNJ/General Assistance(WFNJ/GA), Food Stamps, Emergency Assistance, Child Support and Services, Child Care, Home Energy Assistance, Social Services for the Homeless, Refugee Resettlement, and Supplemental Security Income.
Program Description
LIHEAP assists low-income families and individuals with home heating and medically necessary cooling costs. LIHEAP takes applications from November 1 to March 31, however periodically the deadline is extended.
Not applicable


General Requirements:
Go to NJ HELPS website.
Income Requirements:
Go to NJ HELPS website.
Areas Served
Language Translation Services
English and Spanish
Population Served
Low-income individuals and families
Program Web Site Address