LIHEAP: Fighting Poverty in Louisiana
LIHEAP FY 2014 Funding
LIHEAP Income Eligibility Level
60% State Median Income
LIHEAP FY 2013 Benefit
Heating and cooling: $150 minimum, $600 maximum
LIHEAP Households Served
LIHEAP Program Dates
Heating: October 1 – March 31
Cooling: April 1 – September 30
Louisiana Utilities with Low-Income Rate Assistance
Entergy Gulf States Utilities, Inc.
Senior Discount Program: Waiver of $6.00 monthly customer charge for customers who are 65 or older and have an annual income less than $10,000.
Louisiana Utilities with Low-Income Energy Efficiency Resources
Entergy LA and Entergy New Orleans
Caulking, hot water jackets, door strips, outlet plugs, solar screens, refrigerator replacement and general repairs.
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.