Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
- Authorizing Statute for LIHEAP
Codified at 42 U.S.C. Sections 8621- 8630
- Regulations for LIHEAP
The HHS regulations for the LIHEAP block grant are found in Title 45 (Public Welfare) of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 96 (Block Grants), Subpart H (LIHEAP), cited as 45 C.F.R. §§ 96.80 – 96.89. Subparts A-F of the HHS block grant regulations also pertain to LIHEAP.
- Office of Community Services (OCS) LIHEAP Information
OCS is the federal office which oversees the facilitation of LIHEAP which helps keep families safe and healthy through initiatives that assist families with energy costs. OCS offers current information about LIHEAP funding, guidance and legal requirements.