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. Whenever possible, window air conditioning units with an Energy Star rating will be installed. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided. Only one air conditioner will be provided per dwelling. No additional HEAP cash benefits are available.
Applications for the HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will be accepted beginning May 1, 2016 through August 31, 2016. Cooling benefits and services are provided on a first come, first served basis to eligible households.
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