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Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Heating Assistance opens October 20th


Please read the application CAREFULLY and provide ALL documentation requested.

Westbay is unable to make copies for you please make copies prior to dropping off your application.


New applicants must schedule an appointment to apply. 

Walk-Ins are only available for Recertification Applications

Walk-Ins are not avaiilable for copies

Tuesday from 9:00am to 11:00am

 Forms for the 2015 Heating Season are available below:
(Please print out necessary forms and bring to your appointment)


The Low Income Heating and Energy Assistance Program (LiHEAP) provides assistance to help low-income individuals and families, whether they own or rent, with fuel bills during the winter season. This program serves residents of Warwick, West Warwick, East Greenwich and Coventry.

LiHEAP generally runs from mid October thru April, with eligible individuals and families receiving a primary grant to help pay their heating bills. 

Eligibility for this program is based on gross income and the guidelines are updated every year thru the Rhode Island Department of Energy.


 Required Forms

Adult household member with no income.


Support Letter

Landlord Information Form


FY 2015 Income Guidelines

Household Size 12 Month Income 3 Month Income 1 Month Income

1 $27,951 $6,988 $2,329
2 $36,551 $9,138 $3,046
3 $45,151 $11,288 $3,763
4 $53,752 $13,438 $4,479
5 $62,351 $15,588 $5,196
6 $70,952 $17,738 $5,913
7 $72,565 $18,141 $6,047
8 $74,178 $18,544 $6,181


For more information or to set up an appointment, please call the Heating Assistance Program at 401-732-4660 extensions 104 or 109.   
You can also email Joslyn Groves, Heating Assistance Coordinator, at




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