Since its inception, this office continues to be the intake site for the energy assistance programs for those who meet income eligibility guidelines. These basic programs are:
State Appropriated Fuel Assistance Program (SAFA), which assists eligible residents with home heating requirements from November to April.
Eligibility for benefits is based on the household’s total annual gross income, household size and liquid assets. (Liquid assets are defined as those assets that are readily convertible to cash such as savings accounts, bonds, stocks and certificates of deposit.)