The Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (EHEAP)
EHEAP is a program which provides assistance for home-energy emergencies to qualified, low-income households with at least one person 60 years of age or older.
What are the Qualifications?
- Are you age 60 or over and reside in Broward County?
- Have you received a "Past Due", "Final" or "Disconnection" notice?
- Are you a United States citizen or a resident alien who is eligible for Federal Benefits?
- Is your total Household Gross Income 150% of the Federal Poverty level or less, as documented by Social Security statements, pay stubs, etc.?
If you need assistance with your energy bill, and believe you qualify for EHEAP, contact the EHEAP center nearest to you. Read more about EHEAP here.
Meals on Wheels can also offer EHEAP assistance. Call 954.731.8770 for more information.