Find Help

If you need help finding local energy assistance resources, call the National Energy Assistance Referral hotline toll-free at 1-866-674-6327 or email (TTY 1-866-367-6228)

The NEAR hotline is maintained by the LIHEAP Clearinghouse, a program of the US Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families. It is not affiliated with the Campaign for Home Energy Assistance.



LIHEAP: Fighting Poverty in Kansas

LIHEAP FY 2014 Funding
(includes tribal awards)

LIHEAP Income Eligibility Level
130% Federal Poverty Level

LIHEAP FY 2013 Benefit
Heating and cooling: $489 average

LIHEAP Households Served
Heating: 47,117
(Estimate for FY 2013)

LIHEAP Program Dates
Heating and crisis: January 21 – March 31



Kansas Utilities with Low-Income Rate Assistance


Kansas City Power & Light
Economic Relief ProgramThis program provides a monthly credit of $50 to individuals and seniors who qualify. For more information, contact the local Salvation Army at (877) 566-2769, Ext. 416.


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.


State LIHEAP Contacts

Public Inquiries: 1-800-432-0043

Local LIHEAP Administering Agency Contacts
Local Administering Agency Contacts

Weatherization Assistance Program
Local Administering Agency Contacts

Kansas Delegation

District 1 – Tim Huelskamp (R)
District 2 – Lynn Jenkins (R)
District 3 – Kevin Yoder (R)
District 4 – Mike Pompeo (R)
Jerry Moran (R)
Pat Roberts (R)

Kansas State Plan

2014 detailed State Plan

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