Status of Energy Assistance
January 16, 2018
Please refer to program descriptions below.
- LIHEAP –
General Public Referral List is Open
(Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program)
Households interested in applying will be placed on a referral list and notified by mail with an application packet during funding availability. Individuals requiring additional assistance with the application may call 503-687-1483 to request an appointment. This program is available to customers that meet the income guidelines. Assistance may be directed to the primary heat source in the home.
As of Monday, December 18th only applications from the current referral list will be accepted.
- OEAP –
(Oregon Energy Assistance Program) is for PGE 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 served. Please be available to receive this call back because the scheduler will continue on with other households. OEAP qualifying criteria includes income eligibility. Priority status may be given to households with no power, a shut-off notice or medical equipment. YCAP receives a monthly allocation to serve a limited number of households.
- OLGA –
(Oregon Low-Income Gas Assistance) is for NWN customers only. Applications will be accepted until funds are exhausted. To request an appointment, please call 503-687-1483 to leave a voicemail for call back. OLGA qualifying criteria includes income eligibility. YCAP receives a monthly allocation to serve a limited number of households. Once these funds are spent, applications may be placed on the waiting list until additional funding becomes available.
For more Information, contact the Energy Assistance Hotline
503-472-0457 ext. 1480 or 1-855-216-5289 ext. 1480
The Energy Team will attempt to return calls from the
E.A. Hotline within 24 to 48 business hours.