LIHEAP: Fighting Poverty in Idaho
LIHEAP FY 2014 Funding
$20,166,484 (includes tribal awards)
LIHEAP Income Eligibility Level
150% Federal Poverty Level
LIHEAP FY 2012 Benefit
Heating: $40 minimum, $532 maximum
LIHEAP Households Served:
Heating and Cooling: 46,000
(Estimate for FY 2013)
LIHEAP Program Dates
Heating: November 1 – March 31
Idaho Utilities with Low-Income Energy Efficiency Resources
Avista Utilities customers with qualifying incomes can receive weatherization (insulation and air sealing) or heating system improvements through Avista Utilities and their local community action agency.
Lewiston 800-326-4843 ext. 231; Kootenai Co. 208-664-8757; Shoshone Co. 208-783-4901; Bonner Co. 208-255-2910; Latah 208-882-3535
Idaho Power provides financial assistance to Idaho and Oregon Community Action Partnership (CAP) agencies to help cover the cost for weatherization of electrically heated homes of qualified customers.
Canyon, Gem, Payette, Boise, Washington, Valley, and Adams counties, call 208-459-0065
Lemhi county, call 208-523-5466
Ada, Elmore, and Owyhee counties, call 208-322-1242
Blaine, Camas, Gooding, Lincoln, Jerome, Minidoka, Twin Falls, and Cassia counties, call 208-733-9354 or 1-800-627-1733
Bingham, Power, Oneida, and Bannock counties, call 208-233-7348
State utility resource information provided by the LIHEAP Clearinghouse, a service of the U.S. Department of Heath and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.