LEAP - Benefits in Action

Benefits in Action

 
Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceDesigned to help qualifying low-income households cover part of their winter home heating costs from November 1st - April 30th. Once benefits are approved, LEAP can provide a financial credit directly to the heat supplier, or it can place the credit on a QUEST card to pay for a heating source such as wood, coal, propane or for heat billed on a shared meter.
LocationJefferson County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to schedule an appointment for assistance in filling out an application or download an application online. You can also mail or fax a completed application and identification paperwork to Benefits in Action
Intake RequirementsIndividuals interested in applying for assistance must provide the following documentation:
- A valid ID (driver's license, social security card, passport, etc.)
- Proof of legal residency (birth certificate, naturalization card, etc.)
- Proof of income, if applicable (pay stubs, W-2's, SSI or disability payments, etc.)
- Proof of assets, if applicable (bank statements, etc.)
- Proof of household expenses, if applicable (rent/mortgage bills, phone bill, child support payments
Helpful TipsHouseholds that qualify will receive an amount based on the cost of the energy bill.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityApplicants must meet the following criteria:
- Be a US citizen or legal resident, or part of a household with a legal resident
- Pay heating costs to an energy company or as part of rent
- Meet certain income limits
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (720) 221-8354
Contact's Email info@benefitsinaction.org
Physical Site Address 1 8725 W 14th Ave
Physical Site Address 2 Ste 102
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lakewood, CO 80215
Main Phone (720) 221-8354
Hotline Phone 1-888-775-5327 (LEAP/Discover Goodwill)
Other Phone 1-866-432-8435 (LEAP)
Fax (303) 232-2219
Service Location Email info@benefitsinaction.org
Web Address www.benefitsinaction.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Benefits in Action
Affiliated Program: Benefits in Action
This Service: LEAP - Benefits in Action
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)