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Energy Assistance

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is a Federal program designed to assist with home heating costs. The program provides a once per year heating season payment on behalf of eligible participants.

Energy Assistance typically runs from November 1st to March 31st each year. Eligibility is based on Federal Poverty Guidelines.

For LIHEAP, please call the SEICAA office for an appointment according to the county in which you live. The office phone numbers by county are:

Bannock..... 233-7348
Bear Lake... 847-1462
Bingham..... 785-1583
Caribou...... 547-1462
Franklin...... 852-1515
Oneida....... 766-2737
Power........ 226-7330

At the time of your appointment, you will be required to bring the following documents:

  • Most current heating bill with name, address, and account number.
  • Proof of income for the previous 90 days for everyone in the household.
  • Social Security cards for everyone in the household.


An application cannot be processed without the documents listed above.

Income Guidelines

Family Size3 Month Income
1 person$4,310
2 person$5,817
3 person$7,325
4 person$8,832
5 person$10,340
6 person$11,847
7 person$13,355
8 person$14,862
Each additional person, add $1,508

Income guidelines are approximate. If you think you may be over income, please contact SEICAA for a full eligibility determination.