Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

The 2016-2017 HEAP season closed March 31, 2017.  Contact the Department of Social Services at 607-832-5300 for any heat related emergency needs, or furnace repairs/replacements.

The 2017-2018 HEAP guidelines and opening dates will be available in October 2017.  The HEAP application will not be available on this website page until opening day of HEAP season.  If you require an application to be mailed to you, call 607-746-1615 on or after October 16, 2017 to be placed on the mailing list.  Applications cannot be emailed or faxed until opening day of the HEAP season.

All early outreach HEAP applications will be processed immediately for those clients in an emergency situation for benefits to be utilized opening day of HEAP season.  Clients that need assistance in completing the application are encouraged to call 607-746-1615 on opening day to schedule an appointment.


Contact:  Kelly Short 

(607) 746-1615