WHEAP Program (Energy Assistance)

Counties Served

Program Description
The Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP) provides assistance with heating costs to low-income Wisconsin residents. Households that experience a fuel crisis may be eligible for crisis supplement and/or co-payment benefits.

Eligibility Guidelines
Clients must have an income at or below 60% of the State Median Income Guidelines established for their household size.

Application Process
Households complete an initial and crisis application at the NEWCAP office in Crandon and the senior meal centers. Outreach is provided to homebound households.