Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Priority in energy assistance, as well as the level of assistance, is based on the energy burden, income, and size of the applicant's household as well as the presence of vulnerable household members (i.e. Elderly, disabled, and child 5 years old or younger).

Clients do not need an appointment to pick up or fill out applications. Applications can take up to 30 days to process. You may obtain applications at our main office or the link below. If you have a past due/shut off notice, please call to schedule an appointment. 931-896-1800 press 0 for the operator

LIHEAP Application

Applications are not complete without the following documentation:

  • Proof of Social Security Numbers for everyone in the household
  • Picture ID’s for anyone 18 years of age and older
  • Proof of Household Gross Monthly Income
    • If paid weekly, provide last 4 pay stubs
    • If paid biweekly, provide last 2 pay stubs
    • For SS/SSI/SSD provide current Social Security Award
    • Most recent LES
  • Last 12 months of usage (electric, gas, propane, etc.) requested from the utility provided
  • Current monthly energy bill

Applications may be mailed or brought in to our office. We are located at 150 Lafayette Road, Clarksville TN (near Dover Crossing).

Pending status will provide applicants who have submitted incomplete applications 10 business days to provide the missing information. If the missing information is not received within 10 business days, the case will denied and the applicant will need to reapply for assistance.

LIHEAP 2023 Effective 10/1/2022

Size of HH LH 126%
1 $2,205.75
2 $2,884.41
3 $3,563.08
4 $4,241.83
5 $4,920.50
6 $5,599.16
7 $6,277.83
8 $6,956.50
For each additional member add $678.66
Family size 126% - of federal Poverty - 60% State Median Income
(LIHEAP Income Standard)
1 $16,989- $26,469
2 $22,889 - $34,613
3 $28,789- $42,757
4 $34,689 - $50,902
5 $40,589 - $59,046
6 $46,489 - $67,190
7 $52,389 - $75,334
8 $58,289 - $83,478

For More Information on the LIHEAP Program, visit the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Energy Assistance

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