The Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity can help you pay your utility bills. Contact us at 1-877-411-WARM (9276) to discuss your options or review the program information below.
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program helps eligible low-income households pay for home energy services. Learn about the new Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) which is available year round.
The Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP) is available for LIHEAP eligible households who are customers of one of the following utilities: Ameren Illinois, ComEd, Nicor Gas and Peoples Gas/North Shore Gas.
The Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program helps low-income residents and households conserve fuel and reduce energy costs by making their homes and apartments more energy efficient.