Energy Assistance Program (EAP)

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Human Services offices are closed until at least May 4, 2020. 

If your household received LIHEAP assistance after October 1, 2019, and you are being affected by COVID-19, you may be eligible for more assistance. Please call 253-798-8700 and answer a few questions.

If you have not received assistance and would like to apply, please call 253-798-HEAT to set up an appointment.

Need help paying energy bill? Call 253-798-HEAT
The Energy Assistance Program (EAP) pays heating bills directly to utility companies for eligible applicants. Payments are based on eligible household’s fuel usage for the past 12 months and income.

All applicants receive education on energy conservation, utility payment plans and budgeting. Eligible applicants must provide social security cards, a photo ID, and documents to verify your address and income. Applicants must also meet the below guidelines to receive assistance:

 Family Size LIHEAP  PSE 
1 $1,301 $1,561
2 $1,762 $2,114
3 $2,222 $2,666
$2,682 $3,219
$3,143 $3,771
$3,603 $4,324
$4,064  $4,876


Contact


To apply or see if you're eligible, please call 253-798-4328.
If your power has been shut off, please call 253-798-3590.
For questions or other translations, please call 253-798-4400 (Option 1).