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Energy Services

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

HEAP is a federally funded program, administered through local counties, that assists income-eligible households in meeting their winter heating costs. The program can support payment for electricity, propane, natural gas, wood, oil, kerosene, coal, or other heating fuels.

Services offered by HEAP:

  • Regular heating benefit to supplement a household's annual energy cost
  • Emergency heating benefit for households in a heat or heat-related energy emergency
  • Furnace repair and/or replacement benefit for home owners with inoperable heating equipment

  • 3 West Broadway, Oneonta

Hours of Operation:

  • Oneonta Office:
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday (Nov-April)

Fees for Service: None

To learn more about HEAP:
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This program is funded in part by:

  • Otsego County Department of Social Services
  • The New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance

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"I very much appreciate the kind, courteous staff and your assistance in helping us stay warm."


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