The regular HEAP season will open October 1, 2021
The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) provides assistance with fuel and utility expenses for income-eligible homeowners and renters. The HEAP program may also be able to help with furnace repair or replacement. The Tompkins County Office for the Aging processes HEAP applications for persons over age 60, and for those who receive SSI, or SSD, and do not receive Food Stamps.
The current income eligibility levels for HEAP in 2021-2022 are as follows:
Household Size Maximum Gross Monthly Income
If you think you may be eligible for HEAP, contact the Tompkins County Office for the Aging (607) 274-5482 for more information.