There are many programs offering assistance for utilities. Township staff can help determine if you qualify and help you apply. If you are 55+ or are a person with a disability call 847-285-4541. All other residents should call 847-285-4503.

 

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

This federally funded program is designed to assist low-income eligible households with heating and cooling bills. The program has eligibility requirements, started September 1, 2022, and is slated to run through May 31, 2023, or when funds are exhausted.

PY2022-2023 Income Guidelines*

  • Number in household 1:$2,265
  • Number in household 2:$3,052
  • Number in household 3:$3,838
  • Number in household 4:$4,625
  • Number in household 5:$5,412
  • Number in household 6:$6,198
  • Number in household 7:$6,985
  • Number in household 8:$7,324

*30-day gross income

CEDA Utility Flyer PY2022-2023

Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)

This federally funded program is designed to assist low-income eligible households with water and wastewater bills. The program is scheduled to end on August 31, 2023, or when funds are exhausted.

PY2022-2023 Income Guidelines*

  • Number in household 1:$2,265
  • Number in household 2:$3,052
  • Number in household 3:$3,838
  • Number in household 4:$4,625
  • Number in household 5:$5,412
  • Number in household 6:$6,198
  • Number in household 7:$6,985
  • Number in household 8:$7,324

*30-day gross income

CEDA Utility Flyer PY2022-2023

Weatherization

This program assists households in becoming more energy efficient to help reduce heating and cooling costs and to address health and safety issues for income eligible residents.