LIHEAP (Energy Assistance, Utility Help) - Lackawanna

Lackawanna County Assistance Office

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, also known as LIHEAP, helps low-income families pay their heating bills. LIHEAP is a grant that offers assistance in the form of a cash grant, sent directly to the utility company, or a crisis grant for households in immediate danger of being without heat.
Geographical AreaLackawanna
Intake ProcedureWalk in, call or visit web site.
Intake RequirementsTo apply, you will need: Names of people in your household, Dates of birth for all household members, Social Security Numbers for all household members, Proof of income for all household members, A recent heating bill
Client Information
Target PopulationLow-Income
Age GroupAdults
EligibilityClick here to see eligibility information for this program.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 570-963-4842 LiHeap Office
Physical Site Address 1 100 Lackwanna Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 200 Scranton State Office Building
Physical Site City, State, Zip Scranton, PA 18503-1972
Main Phone 877-431-1887
Hotline Phone 866-857-7095
Other Phone LIHEAP: 570-963-4842 Crisis: 570-936-6836
Fax 570-963-4843
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Lackawanna County Assistance Office
This Service: LIHEAP (Energy Assistance, Utility Help) - Lackawanna
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)