Cortland County’s Department of Social Services has announced their 2022-23 Home Energy Assistance Program season is set to start November 1st.
Income eligible Cortland County residents are able to sign up and won’t have to go to the Social Services office to file an application. They can instead fill one out online at mybenefits dot ny dot gov, or by calling 428-5400 to have an application mailed. The Home Energy Assistance Program, or HEAP is federally funded energy assistance that aids with paying things like heating bills and furnace repairs/maintenance.
HEAP funding is expected to last through March 2023.