JCCEO LIHEAP UTILITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
JCCEO LIHEAP Utility Heating Information
The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is federally funded and administered through the state of Alabama. JCCEO administers the LIHEAP Utility Assitance program for eligible households with utility deposits and/or utility payments. Funds are paid directly to utility companies and vendors.
DO NOT EMAIL YOUR APPLICATION AND PERSONAL DOCUMENTS. YOU MUST SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TO THE JCCEO DROPBOX LOCATED AT
300 8TH AVENUE WEST, BIRMINGHAM, AL 35204.
LIHEAP Utility Assistance Application Process
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, JCCEO has changed how our agency provides services to our community. JCCEO LIHEAP Utility Assistance application packets can be downloaded online and also available for pick-up and drop-off.
Download and Mail-in your application.
Clients who have access to the internet computers, tablets, or smartphones can now download the LIHEAP Utility Assistance application and return the application to the JCCEO DROPBOX or mail it to JCCEO Headquarters ATTN: LIHEAP 300 8th Avenue West Birmingham, Al. 35204. If you wish to digitally sign the application, click the tab below to download the application.
TO DIGITALLY SIGN THE APPLICATION, YOU MUST OPEN THE APPLICATION IN A PDF READER. (Adobe Reader, Foxit PDF Etc.) attach all documents requested, and drop them off in the JCCEO Dropbox.
Pick up Applications
JCCEO LIHEAP Utility Assistance application packets are available for pickup at the JCCEO Headquarters Office located across from Legion Field. Just complete the packet with the required documents and place the application in the JCCEO DROPBOX located outside of our headquarters location, 300 8th Avenue West Birmingham, Ala. 35204.
JCCEO LIHEAP Utility Assistance Guide
The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps qualified households in meeting the rising costs of home energy. Please read the instructions carefully and use the step-by-step guide below to ensure you are submitting a complete application. Failure to provide requested information and documents will delay your application process.
Proof of residence-tax card, lease, or deed. (If the applicant is in subsidized housing, you must provide a current section 8 and or public housing lease)
Proof of income for the previous month of applying - for yourself and all household members paycheck, stubs, social security award letter (2021), retirement income, unemployment compensation, child support documentation, alimony, veterans payment, and rental income.
Household members 18 years or older and reporting zero income are required to complete and include the Declaration of household income form. CLICK HERE TO DOWN THE DECLARATION OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME FORM
Picture ID - Driver's License
Social Security cards for yourself and all household members
Most recent utility bill. (IF YOUR UTILITIES ARE OFF, YOU MUST PROVIDE AN ITEMIZED STATEMENT FROM YOUR UTILITY COMPANY)
CLICK HERE FOR THE LIHEAP PAYMENT ASSISTANCE CHART
JCCEO Community Support Director
Child Development Services and Community Support
JCCEO300 Eighth Avenue, WestBirmingham, Alabama 35204-3039Phone: 205-327-7500Fax: 205-326-4179
JCCEO considers applicants for all services without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.USDA Non-Discrimination StatementIn accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.
Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.
To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
1) Mail: U.S. Department of AgricultureOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights1400 Independence Avenue, SWWashington, D.C. 20250-9410;(2) Fax: (202) 690-7442; or(3) Email: email@example.com
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