Home Energy Assistance Program

• Sub-contractor with Cayuga County Department of Health & Human Services
• Seasonal - starts in the Fall and ends in the Spring
• Based on household income
• Households not receiving public assistance or food stamps are seen at CCFL
• Appointments made for regular and emergency HEAP Benefits can go towards:

Gas & Electric
Fuel oil
Wood, Pellets, Coal, Corn, Other

   Applications can also be completed on-line at:

   For Non-Cayuga County residents please contact your local County DSS 

For more information please contact out Auburn Office:


MyBenefits is an online tool designed to help individuals learn about and enroll in public benefit programs for which they may qualify. This website includes an internet self-screening tool to determine potential eligibility for HEAP, Food Stamps, public health insurance, WIC and other programs.