Sieda offers the LIHEAP program is available in Appanoose, Davis, Jefferson, Keokuk, Mahaska, Van Buren & Wapello counties. If you live outside our core service area, you will need to apply with one of the other agencies that administer the program.
When to Apply
Applications are accepted beginning on the first working day of October (October 1) of each year for households with a member over the age of sixty, and households with a disabled member. For all others, applications are accepted starting on the first working day of November (November 1). The application period ends on the last working day of April of each year. Applications may be made at any of the Neighborhood Resource Centers in Sieda’s seven-county core service area.
How to Apply
Request an Appointment: You can request an appointment on a specific day and time. If you are unable to come to one of our offices because you are working during the times we are open, please request an appointment at another time. We will work with you to set an appointment time convenient for you. If you are unable to visit an office because of health reasons, we also provide home visits. To arrange an appointment or to request a home visit, please use the Contact Us form at the bottom of the page.
Apply Online: You may be able to complete your application online during the application season.
Applicants will need to bring written proof of the household’s gross income for the last 30 days or 2019 Federal Taxes, recent gas bill, recent electric bill, and Social Security cards for all household members. Check out this list of documents you’ll need for both face-to-face and online applications.
LIHEAP Online Application
The LIHEAP application period begins November 1, 2020, and ends April 30, 2021. Clients may apply online beginning in November. Some additional documentation may be required for eligibility verification.