HEAP is a federally funded program that assists low-income New Yorkers with the cost of heating their homes. HEAP also offers an emergency benefit for households in a heat or heat related energy emergency.
HEAP Hotline: 800-342-3009
The Cooling Assistance Program is making a limited number of home air conditioners available to eligible New Yorkers with medical conditions exacerbated by heat. The program, supported with $3 million in funding from the Home Energy Assistance Program. Applications start May 1st, 2015. Call HEAP for eligibility or applications.
Con Edison offers a variety of free services for certain individuals with disabilities.