Fixing a furnace

Income Maximums

Household Size 1 Month Gross Income Annual Income
1    $1,759 $21,105
2    $2,368 $28,420
3    $2,978 $35,735
4    $3,588 $43,050
5    $4,197 $50,365
6    $4,807 $57,680

Low Income Home Energy Assistance and Weatherization

Energy Assistance

The Low-Income Housing Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) offered through Community Action Agency of Siouxland may be able to help you. This program is funded through the Iowa Department of Human Rights and has been established to help qualified low-income Iowa homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs.

Community Action Agency of Siouxland will be taking applications from November 1 through April 30. Eligibility for participation is established according to the federal income guidelines as shown in the table below. Applicants eligible for an award will be paid on a first come, first served basis and all payments are subject to availability funds.

Please bring the following for proof of household income for last 30 days:

    Past 30 days income, check stubs, current Fip Statement
  • Current Child Support printout for 30 days or yearly (Child Support
    (712) 255-2749)
  • Current Title XIX cards
  • Social Security statement or printout (Social Security 1-866-338-2859)
  • Unemployment printout past 30 days(Iowa Workforce 233-9030)
  • Veterans benefits (VA office 279-6606)
  • Federal Income Tax Return for 2016 or 2017
  • Rent receipt-with landlord's name, address, and telephone number
  • Current heat and electric vendor bills
  • Social Security CARDS OF ALL household members


  • Click Here for a Minimal Income Form - English
    Click Here for a Minimal Income Form - Spanish

    For more information or to schedule an appointment

    Please call at (712) 274-1610 ext. 220 or 1-800-352-3725 (outside Sioux City calling area)

    If you received assistance last year you may apply online.You must have at least one member of your household who is disabled or 60 years old or over. If you apply online now and do not meet one of those conditions, you will be denied and will have to call for an appointment starting November 1st.


    Apply Here