Fuel Assistance / Home Heating

LEO Inc.’s Fuel Assistance program assists households in Lynn, Lynnfield, Nahant, Saugus, Swampscott, and Wakefield by subsidizing and accessing discounts for winter utility bills from November through May. No matter how you heat your home, whether you rent or own your home, whether you are unemployed or working, LEO Inc. can assist you. Let LEO Inc. keep you warm!

Through LEO Inc.’s home heating fuel assistance department, the agency worked with more than 3,000 households to ensure that residents on low or fixed incomes were not endangered by New England’s frigid winters.

Of the households receiving fuel assistance:

households received help paying for heat

2,687

of households included an individual with a disability

42%

of households included a senior citizen

39%

Eligibility is based on family size and income of all members of the household, according to the guidelines set by Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP).

To apply you need to bring the following documents  and meet with one of our representatives in person: LEO Inc., 156 Broad St., Room 110, Lynn, MA:

See sidebar for additional documents such as Citizen Requirements and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).

For more information, call 781.581.7220 x 283.

Or stop by LEO Inc., 156 Broad St, Room 110 to meet our team and learn about this process.

Fuel Office Hours: October 1, 2019 to April 30, 2020

Walk-In Hours:

Monday – 8:00-11:30 am

Tuesday – 1:00–4:00 pm

Thursday – 8:00–11:30 am and 1:00–4:00 pm

Special Appointments:

LEO staff is available by appointment only Tuesday evenings, 4:30-6:00 pm. Call 781.309.5639 for an appointment.