Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
 
Contact Information
Automated Hotline
1-800-510-3102

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

1-800-510-3102
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.
 
Fees
Not applicable
 

Eligibility

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