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Low-Income Home Energy Assistance

$49,624,801,523

Total Assistance, FY 2008 to Present
Agency: ADMINISTRATION FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF
Assistance Type: FORMULA GRANTS
CFDA Number
93.568

Objectives: To make Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) grants available to States District of Columbia, US Territories and Native American Tribes and to assist eligible households to meet the costs of home energy. Supplemental Leveraging Incentive funds may be awarded to reward States, that provide additional benefits and services to LIHEAP-eligible households beyond what could be provided with Federal funds. A portion of the leveraging incentive funds may be set aside by HHS for LIHEAP grantees to provide services through local administrating agencies to help LIHEAP-eligible households reduce their energy vulnerability under the Residential Energy Assistance Challenge Program (REACH). Training and Technical Assistance funds are authorized to conduct federal monitoring and provide training and technical assistance to grantees administering the LIHEAP block grant.

 
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