Ninth District Opportunity's Low-Income
Home Energy Assistance Program & Low
Income Home Water Assistance Program assists
qualifying households with a one-time
payment of up to $500 to their primary
electricity and water vendor.
April 1, 2022:
COOLING & WATER ASSISTANCE
applicants are 65 or older - OR -
medically homebound (unable to leave their
home due to medical reasons) may contact the
scheduling system listed below for an appointment
beginning on April 1, 2022.
If funds remain,
all income eligible households may contact
the scheduling system listed below for an appointment
beginning on May 2, 2022
arrive at your scheduled appointment date
and time to drop off documents, as we are
not allowing walk-ins and locations may be
closed at other times.
*If you want to
mail in your documents, please do so at
least one week prior to your appointment.
Also, you do not need to come to your
appointment if you mail your documents.
Program: This program
year we will be providing assistance to
eligible applicants with their water bill.
Please bring a copy of your current bill. We
do not have the ability to look up these
|A minimum of
the following items will be required to verify
eligibility for this type of assistance:
* Verification of all household income for every
person living in the home for the past 30 days.
PLEASE BRING ALL DOCUMENTATION
BECAUSE WE ARE NO LONGER ABLE TO
OBTAIN INFORMATION FOR YOU.
* Social Security Cards for every person living
in the household
recent electric bill with the service address and
account number printed on it
* A recent
bill for residence
* A recent
bill for the water program.
* Verification of
U.S. citizenship (Drivers' License)
* Telephone lines and
be active until April 1st
and no appointments will be
provided in any way prior to the
opening date of the program.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - PLEASE READ
- Program funding is
allocated on a
county-by-county basis. Any
applicant who schedules an
appointment for a county
other than that in which
they reside WILL NOT be
- Ninth District
Opportunity, Inc. CANNOT
obtain any of the required
documents on your behalf.
Please be prepared with the
required documentation or
assistance will be delayed
until you provide the
- An appointment for
energy assistance DOES NOT
guarantee processing or
will be made when and if
customer eligibilty is
determined and funds are
received from the State.
- Appointments are
scheduled on a first-come,
household may receive
assistance ONE TIME PER
- In order to prevent
scheduling conflicts, all
applicants are asked to
provide their full legal
name when requesting an
initials and abbreviated
names may result in delayed