Financial Aid/Voucher Services

HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceHEAP is the Home Energy Assistance Program which assists in the payment of heating bills. Those aged 60 and older, on SSI or SSD, may apply through the Fulton County Office for Aging.

The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.
LocationFulton
Geographical AreaFulton County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA Accesshandicapped accessible
Intake ProcedureCall 518-736-5650
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Helpful TipsAPPLICATION OPEN DATES 2019-2020
Regular Heap: November 12, 2019
Emergency HEAP: January 2, 2020-March 16, 2020
Heating Equipment Repair/Replacement HEAP: November 4, 2019-September 30, 2020
Air Conditioning: May 1, 2020-August 31, 2020
Clean and Tune Benefit: November 4, 2019-September 30, 2020
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenPrimarily English; can and will accomodate other languages and/or impairments.
EligibilityFulton County seniors age 60 or older who meet income guidelines.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 19 North William Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Johnstown, NY 12095
Main Phone 518-736-5650
Fax 518-762-0698
Service Location Email fcofa@co.fulton.ny.us
Web Address www.fcofa.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: FULTON COUNTY OFFICE FOR AGING
Affiliated Program: HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)
This Service: Financial Aid/Voucher Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Air Conditioners (BM-3000.0500-030)
Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Fans (BM-3000.0500-200)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)
Low Income (YL-3300.4500)
Older Adults (YB-8000)