Energy Assistance Programs

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The 2020-2021 Season is CLOSED.

The LEAP Program is CLOSED for the season and will be accepting applications from November 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022.

What is LEAP?

  • An acronym for Low-Income Energy Assistance Program.
  • A federally funded program.
  • Administered by Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado.
  • Designed to help eligible, low-income households with winter home heating costs.
  • Is not intended to pay the entire cost of home heating.

Who qualifies for LEAP assistance?

  • Pay home heating costs to an energy provider, fuel dealer or as part of rent.
  • Permanent legal resident of the United States and Colorado or have household members that are U.S. citizens.
  • Provide proof of lawful presence in the U.S.
  • Maximum family household income falls within the guidelines. “Household” refers to those who live in the residence and are financially dependent.

 Where do I get a LEAP Application?