Kentucky Advocacy Center

LIHEAP: Fighting Poverty in Kentucky

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LIHEAP Contact
Public Inquiries: 1-800-456-3452
Web Site: http://chfs.ky.gov/dcbs/dfs/LIHEAP.htm

LIHEAP Administering Agency Contacts
Community Action Agencies

Weatherization Assistance Program
Local Administering Agency Contacts
Website

 

Kentucky Utilities

Louisville Gas & Electric

  • Home Energy Assistance
    Eligible customers will receive a fixed amount of $616 per year in seven monthly installments of $88 that are applied to the current bill. The credit will be applied to bills during peak heating and cooling months and cannot be used to reduce arrearages. Customers must use electric heat and have household income at or below 110% of federal poverty guideline to participate. Call 1-800-981-0600 for more information.
  • WeCare Program
    The WeCare Program works to help income-eligible LG&E customers lower their utility bills and provides a safer, more comfortable home. More importantly, LG&E helps customers learn how to be more efficient – whether it’s through your own energy conservation efforts, or through the installation of energy-saving devices. Eligibility includes meeting the LIHEAP income qualifications and having a minimum of twelve months of service with LG&E. Customers who meet the program’s requirements can call 1-800-356-5467 or visit lge-ku.com/wecare to sign up.

Kentucky Utilities

  • Home Energy Assistance
    Eligible customers will receive a fixed amount of $616 per year in seven monthly installments of $88 that are applied to the current bill. The credit will be applied to bills during peak heating and cooling months and cannot be used to reduce arrearages. Customers must use electric heat and have household income at or below 110% of federal poverty guideline to participate. Call 1-800-981-0600 for more information.
  • WeCare Program
    The WeCare Program works to help income-eligible KU customers lower their utility bills and provides a safer, more comfortable home. More importantly, KU helps customers learn how to be more efficient – whether it’s through your own energy conservation efforts, or through the installation of energy-saving devices. Eligibility includes meeting the LIHEAP income qualifications and having a minimum of twelve months of electric service with KU. Customers who meet the program’s requirements can call 1-800-356-5467 or visit lge-ku.com/wecare to sign up.