LIHEAP Application Instructions


To apply for Connecticut Energy Assistance Program (CEAP), you will have to contact your community action agencies. You can find your local community action agency office using this link.

When visiting community action agency office, you will have to take certain documents with you. You can find a complete list of documents needed for eligibility criteria here.

You can also call 2-1-1 to get more information about CEAP.


Eligibility Requirements


In order to receive CEAP benefits, you will have to meet the following eligibility criteria.

  • You must be a U.S citizen or a legal alien

  • You must be resident of Connecticut

  • You must meet income and asset guidelines for the program

Income guidelines

Size of household Maximum Annual Income

  1. $16,755

  2. $22,695

  3. $28,635

  4. $34,575

  5. $40,515

  6. $46,455

  7. $52,395

  8. $58,335

If you have more people in the household, then add $5,940 for each additional person. You can see detailed income guidelines at this link (http://www.ct.gov/dss/cwp/view.asp?a=2353&q=305188).