Status of Energy Assistance – June 20, 2016

Please refer to program descriptions below.

LIHEAP – No funds available

  • (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program)
    Households interested in applying will be placed on a waiting list and notified by mail with an application packet if funding becomes available prior to September 30, 2016. This program is available to customers that meet the income guidelines. Assistance may be directed to the primary heat source in the home.

OEAP –Appointments available

  • (Oregon Energy Assistance Program) is for PGE customers only.
    A limited number of appointments are available weekly. To request an appointment, please call 503-687-1483, speak to Anaberta directly or leave a voicemail for call back, no earlier than 8:00 AM beginning on Mondays. Calls are processed first come, first serve. OEAP qualifying criteria includes income eligibility. Priority status may be given to households with no power or a shut-off notice.   YCAP receives a monthly allocation to serve a limited number of households.

OLGA –Appointments available

  • (Oregon Low-Income Gas Assistance) is for NWNG customers only.
    Applications will be accepted until funds are exhausted. To request an appointment, please call 503-687-1483 to speak to Anaberta. OLGA qualifying criteria includes (a) income eligibility and (b) active account with NWN.  YCAP receives a monthly allocation to serve a limited number of households.  Once these funds are spent, applications may be placed on the waiting list until additional funding becomes available.

For more Information contact Energy Assistance Hotline
503-472-0457 ext. 1480 or 1-855-216-5289 ext. 1480