Status of Energy Assistance

 

AUGUST 12,2019

At this time, all Energy Assistance applications are being
processed by appointment.


Please refer to program descriptions below.
 

-  LIHEAP  - fUNDING EXHAUSTED

(Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program)
Households interested in applying will be placed on a referral list and if funds become available prior to September 30, 2019 an application would be mailed. This program is available to customers that meet the income guidelines. Assistance may be directed to the primary heat source in the home.

-  OEAP & olga - Appointments Available

(Oregon Energy Assistance Program) is for PGE customers only.   
(Oregon Low-Income Gas Assistance) is for NWN customers only.
A limited number of appointments are available weekly. To request an appointment, please call 503-687-1483 to leave a voicemail for call back, no earlier than 8:00 AM beginning on Mondays. Calls are processed first come, first serve. Please be available to receive this call back. OEAP qualifying criteria includes income eligibility.

-  OEF - Funding has been exhausted

(Oregon Energy Fund)
OEF assistance is available to households and individuals who make 70% or less than the statewide median income. Note that you may qualify for OEF assistance if your income slightly exceeds the guidelines for OEAP and LIHEAP funds.

-  SNAP Application Assistance - Appointments available

YCAP intake staff is available to assist with completing &/or updating the household SNAP (supplemental nutrition assistance program) benefits received through DHS (Dept. of Human Services).

For more Information, contact the Energy Assistance Team
503-472-0457 ext. 1480 or 1-855-216-5289 ext. 1480

Para asistencia en español, por favor de llamar 503-687-1483