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Monday, June 26, 2017



HEAP - Home Energy Assistance Program

The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) assists lower-income individuals and families with heating costs. HEAP grants vary depending on household income, family size, type of heat, presence of children under 6, adults aged 60 or over and disabled individuals. Both renters and home owners can be eligible for assistance. 

During the HEAP season, you can apply for HEAP online at mybenefits.ny.gov. OR at the Chemung County Department of Social Services, 425-477 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY 14904.  Applications should include proof of income, residency, identity and Social Security number for each household member, and a copy of the current utility bill.  Applications may be e-filed, mailed, or faxed to Chemung County Department of Social Services, 425-477 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY 14904 fax#: 607-737-5457 .

NOTE:  An in person or phone interview is only required for new applicants.

 


 

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