To apply online for Erie County Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), go to www.mybenefits.ny.gov. Any Erie County resident without utility service must apply in person at the Hens & Kelly Building through the entrances at 478 Main Street or 291 Pearl Street.
Assistance with electricity that is not the main heating source is not available until January 2, 2014. Questions about the Erie County HEAP program may be directed to the HEAP hotline at 858-7644.
There are a number of HEAP Outreach events scheduled throughout Erie County. Click here for dates, times and locations.