Summer HEAP cooling grants available for eligible individuals and families

Eligible individuals and families may be able to obtain up to $800 for purchase and installation of a window air conditioner or fan as temperatures continue to rise.

The first-come, first-served funding is available for a variety of recipients under the state Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), which also provides help for heating bills and emergency repairs during the winter.

Recipient guidelines and application information are available under Cooling Assistance at or (800) 342-3009.