Low-income Energy Assistance Programs

Cost effective energy improvements are available, based on income levels, through the State of Arkansas Energy Assistance Programs - Weatherization Assistance & Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Programs.

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) - Eligibility: Based on 125% of current OMB income poverty guidelines for all households for Regular Assistance. Crisis Assistance is based on 125% of current OMB income poverty guidelines for all households.

Weatherization Assistance Program - Eligibility: Income must be at or below 125% of current OMB poverty income guidelines.

Income Guidelines

These guidelines went into effect February 9, 2007.

WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE

2007 Poverty Guidelines

Size of Family Unit Program Guidelines
1 $10210
2 $13690
3 $17170
4 $20650
5 $24130
6 $27610
7 $31090
8 $34570

For family units with more than 8 members, add $3,480 for each additional member.