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Online enrollment open for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Online enrollment is available for winter heating assistance through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The federally funded program is administered by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (OKDHS).

Eligible households already receiving public assistance through OKDHS are preauthorized and do not need to apply. Preauthorized households have already been notified by U.S. mail.

Households not preauthorized have been notified of the open enrollment by U.S. mail and should apply online at

If any household member is Native American, application should be made at or with the member’s tribe. Households cannot receive assistance from both OKDHS and a tribe during the same federal fiscal year.

Only one payment per year per household is allowed for LIHEAP winter heating assistance. Household is defined as individuals living under the same roof with one utility meter.

The size of households and allowable monthly gross incomes include:

One person: $1,354

Two people: $1,832

Three people: $2,311

Four people: $2,790

Five people: $3,269

Six people: $3,748

Seven people: $4,227

Eight people: $4,705

Those applying need to have their most recent heating bill information from their utility provider, personal identification, Social Security number and verification of income.