The Low-income Home Energy Assistance Program LiHEAP offered through Mid-Sioux Opportunity
may be able to help you pay your winter heating bill. This program is funded through
the Iowa Department of Human Rights and has been established to help qualified low-income
Iowa homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs.
Your local Mid-Sioux office will be taking applications from November 1, 2014 through
April 30, 2015. Each applicant will need to furnish a copy of their most recent
heating and electric bill; original Social Security or I-94 card for each household
member; and proof of the household’s income for the past three months (13 weeks),
the past twelve (12) months, or 2013 or 2014 tax return. Eligibility for participation
is established according to the federal income guidelines listed below. Applicants
eligible for an award will be paid on a first come, first served basis, and all payments
are subject to availability of funds. For more information call 1-800-859-2025.
Max Gross Income
Household Annual SizeIncome 1 $17,505 2 $23,595
3 $29,685 4 $35,775 5 $41,865 Families
with more, add $6,090 for each additional member.