Winter has finally arrived! Many individuals and families struggle to afford the higher cost of heating their homes. District 7, HRDC offers energy assistance through LIEAP, the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program. LIEAP is designed to pay a portion of the eligible applicant’s heating bill directly to the utility provider. Assistance is based on income eligibility and other criteria and is available to both homeowners and renters.
Applications for assistance will be accepted through April 2019, BUT don’t wait. Applicants are encouraged to submit their energy assistance application as soon as possible. Contact HRDC at: 406-247-4778, or go online at www.hrdc7.org. Stop by our Billings or Hardin locations to pick up an application or contact us and we will mail one. The Billings office is located at 3116 1st Avenue North in Billings. The Hardin office can be found at 501 North Center Avenue in Hardin.
HRDC is a community action agency dedicated to helping individuals and families reach their full potential, secure economic independence, and revitalize communities through its 23 programs of which LIEAP is one.
To find out more about services, please contact HRDC at 406-247-4732 or visit the website at www.hrdc7.org.