Low Income Energy Assistance (LEAP) - Department of Human Services (Weld)

Department of Human Services (Weld)

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) is a federally funded program designed 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.
Urgent Services Provided•An acronym for Low-Income Energy Assistance Program.
•A federally funded program.
•Administered by Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado.
•Designed to help eligible, low-income households with winter home heating costs.
•Is not intended to pay the entire cost of home heating.
LocationWeld County
Geographical AreaWeld County, @ Surrounding Area,
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall or visit the website for more information
Helpful TipsYou can call the LEAP hotline at 1-866-432-8435 or visit the website at www.EnergyOutreach.org to locate a partner agency in your county who may be able to help you. Please call first, as most agencies require an appointment to request an application. Your application may take up to 50 business days to process. Colorado PEAK provides a questionnaire that will give people answers about whether or not they may qualify for benefits for programs that provide food assistance, cash assistance, WIC supplemental nutrition benefits, and other types of assistance. Access Colorado PEAK at: https://coloradopeak.secure.force.com/
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityLow income individuals or families at 150% of the Federal Poverty level or less
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Lobby Hours - Building C - 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Contact Information
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Contact's Phone 1-866-432-8435 (LEAP Hotline)
Contact's Email www.cdhs.state.co.us/leap
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 39200
Mailing City, State, Zip Colorado Springs, CO 80949
Main Phone 1-866-432-8435 (LEAP Hotline)
Web Address www.cdhs.state.co.us/leap
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Department of Human Services (Weld)
Affiliated Program: Department of Human Services (Weld)
This Service: Low Income Energy Assistance (LEAP) - Department of Human Services (Weld)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)