Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
HEAP is a federally funded program that issues heating benefits to supplement a household’s annual energy costs.
HEAP also offers emergency benefits for households in heat-related energy emergencies.
HEAP offers a furnace repair and/or replacement benefit for households with inoperable heating equipment. The regular and emergency HEAP components will be accepting applications as of November 2nd. See more information here.
If you would like to attend HEAP Training please call (212) 442-7401 or (212) 442-3026.
Training will be conducted in each borough.
The HEAP application will be available online at www.nyc.gov/aging or by calling 311 and requesting a HEAP Application. Completed applications may be returned to the NYC Department for the Aging, HEAP Unit, 2 Lafayette Street, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10007.