Energy Assistance

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides low-income families with utility assistance.


To receive this assistance, applicants must meet the program's income guidelines and be a resident of Assumption Parish.  Applicants must call the Office of Housing and Community Development at 985-369-2026 on the 1st business day of the month to schedule an appointment.

Applicants must:
  • Reside at the billing address
  • Bring in their last six to twelve energy and gas bills
  • Picture ID or Driver's License for all individuals living in the household 18 years of age or older
  • Social Security Card for all individuals of any age living in the household
  • Proof of income