The Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) is a Federally funded program that provides financial assistance to Kansas low-income households each year to help them meet the costs of home energy.
All LIEAP assistances are subject to available funding by the Federal government.
Eligibility requirements for LIEAP are based on income, household size, available resources and responsibility for payment of home energy costs. Everyone who resides under the same utility service address must apply together. If you or anyone resides in your home are a Native American, you may apply for energy assistance through DHS or with your tribe, but you cannot receive assistance from both during the same Federal Fiscal Year.
To qualify for LIEAP assistance, you must meet each of the following requirements:
|Household Size||Maximum Income Level (Per Year)|
|+1 -- $560 for each additional person|
Benefit levels vary according to the following factors:
You can submit an online application at the Kansas Department of Children and Families website.
To learn more about LIEAP, additional information can be found by: