HEAP Applications to Start Soon
(WENY) -- As the temperatures start to drop, New York and Pennsylvania will soon start accepting applications for heat assistance.
The Home Energy Assistance Program, or HEAP, helps low-income people with their heat bills. Pennsylvania will begin taking applications on November 4th. New Yorkers can apply starting November 18th.
Applicants must meet income eligibility guidelines. You can apply at your local County Department of Social Services, or online.
For more information:
New York: http://otda.ny.gov/programs/heap/