No matter what type of heating system you have, LEO's Fuel Assistance program can help you pay your winter heating bills. This includes helping some renters with heat included in their rent. The program helps with heating costs for the months of November through April. We make payments right to your heating company up to a maximum benefit level.
New applicants may apply by calling LEO's Energy Program for an appointment. 781-581-7220 ext.283
Returning customers will receive their application in the mail.
Fuel Assistance is for low-income households with incomes at or below 60% of the estimated State Median Income.
The Massachusetts Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is designed to provide assistance to those low-income households most vulnerable to the high cost of home heating energy. Eligibility is based on family size and income of the entire household. Tenants who have heat included in their rent may be eligible depending on the household income. These individuals are encouraged to apply.
Lynn Economic Opportunity, Inc. (LEO) is accepting applications for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program:
November 1, 2011 through April 30, 2012.
This federal fuel assistance program is open to all eligible resident households of
Payments for assistance will begin in November.
You may stop by our office at
We have walk-in only, no appointments.
Check on your Fuel Assistance Application Status now using our automated Fuel App Status system.
Call (781) 581-7220 - Upon hearing the "Welcome to LEO" message choose 4 on your keypad and follow the system prompts for your status.
The status will be as of the time of your call, our system is updated constantly through out the day.
For the following cities/towns only:
Clients are encouraged to call before coming to make sure the list is open.
Those clients with recertification applications or who have applied and are returning documentation may come into the office either Wednesday or Friday from 9:30 – 3:30.
During the months of October, November and December we will see only those clients with utility shut-off notices and those who heat with deliverable fuels (oil, kerosene, propane and wood). Beginning in January 2012, we will see all other households.
Click link below for a documentation check list
Income Guidelines for LIHEAP
# Of Members Maximum Gross Income
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