> North Carolina Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP)
The North Carolina Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) provides for a one-time cash payment to help eligible families pay their heating bills. This payment is usually received in February of each year.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of North Carolina, you must need financial assistance for home energy "crisis" costs and your household's annual income before taxes must not exceed $16,245 if one person lives in the household; $21,855 if two people live in the household; $27,465 if three people live in the household; $33,075 if four people live in the household; $38,685 if five people live in the household; $44,295 if six people live in the household; $49,905 if seven people live in the household; and $55,515 if eight people live in the household. For larger households, add $6,545 for each additional person in the home.
To apply for this program, please contact the local administering agency near you:
Program Contact Information:
For more information about North Carolina LIEAP, please visit: