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Heating Assistance

The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides assistance to income eligible customers in meeting the costs of heating their homes.

The amount of assistance provided is based on household size and income level.

Current income guidelines are:
1-person household: $24,428
2-person household: $31,945
3-person household: $39,461

Heating assistance is available to households that are responsible for their heating costs.

Apply for heating assistance at:

Blackstone Valley:
Blackstone Valley CAP 723-0227
Cranston: Comprehensive CAP 467-7013
East Bay : East Bay CAP 437-5102
Northwest RI : Tri-Town CAP 519-1900
Providence: ProCAP : over age 60 273-2000
  ProCAP: under age 60 273-0882
South County : South County CAP 789-3016
Warwick/Kent County: Westbay CAP 732-4660


Also, information about energy assistance is available from the

Salvation Army at 421-0956 and the

Governor’s Office of Energy Assistance at 574-9003 for emergency fuel.