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    Individuals or families whose annual income is between 150 and 200% of poverty level for their family size.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Animal Support ServicesThe society will spay or neuter low-income cat or pit bull owner's pets.AlbanySPAY AND NEUTER PROGRAMMOHAWK HUDSON HUMANE SOCIETY (MHHS)
    Benefits Assistance ServicesProvides information for people with questions about HEAP, Food stamps (SNAP), Temporary Assistance, denied benefits, and other benefits-related issues.AlbanyHEAP, FOOD STAMPS OR TEMPORARY ASSISTANCENEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE
    Case/Care Management ServicesCATHOLIC CHARITIES TRI-COUNTY SERVICES REACH, CoNSERNS-U and the Food Pantry offer case management and support to low income individuals and families in order to offset conditions of poverty and under-employment or unemployment. Program assists individuals with utilities payments, transportation and prescription/medication payment assistance.RensselaerCASE MANAGEMENT LOW INCOME FAMILIESCATHOLIC CHARITIES TRI-COUNTY SERVICES
    Education/Prevention ServicesThe Eat Smart Nutrition Education Program helps limited-income individuals and families to acquire the knowledge, skills, attitudes and changed behavior necessary to improve their diets. This program enhances individuals' ability to make healthy food choices, including diabetes prevention. SaratogaEAT SMART NUTRITION EDUCATION PROGRAMCORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION IN SARATOGA COUNTY
    Education ServicesProvides tutors and other support services to low income or first generation high school students, to complete high school and prepare them to enroll in college.ClintonEDUCATION PROGRAMSUPWARD BOUND
    Education ServicesProvides a head start program for preschool age children of low income families, immigrants, and children with disabilities.ClintonHEAD STARTJOINT COUNCIL FOR ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY OF CLINTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES (JCEO)
    Emergency Assistance ServicesProvides temporary financial assistance for people in emergency situations, which may include rent payment assistance. This program may be able to assist you if you are unable to work, cannot find a job, or your income does not meet your needs. Temporary Assistance may be able to pay for expenses such as food, clothing, rent/mortgage, heat and utilities. An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.ColumbiaTEMPORARY ASSISTANCECOLUMBIA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Emergency Assistance ServicesProvides temporary financial assistance for people in emergency situations, which may include rent payment assistance. An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Greene County Sheriff's Office. GreeneTEMPORARY ASSISTANCEGREENE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Emergency Assistance ServicesProvides temporary financial assistance for people in emergency situations, which may include rent payment assistance. An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.MontgomeryTEMPORARY ASSISTANCEMONTGOMERY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Emergency Assistance ServicesTemporary Assistance is designed to provide a temporary and time-limited form of cash and/or non-cash assistance to eligible individuals and/or families who have become unable to support themselves. Emergency Assistance is available to eligible applicants and is designed to meet an individual's or family's immediate need. In many circumstances, this allows the individual or family to continue to function independently of the public systems. An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Schoharie County Department of Social Services (DSS) during business hours or to the Schoharie County Sheriff's Office after hours.SchoharieTEMPORARY ASSISTANCESCHOHARIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Emergency Assistance ServicesThe Temporary Assistance Unit is responsible for evaluating and processing requests for cash assistance, and works closely with all other agency units to ensure that benefits are issued in an appropriate manner. There are five cash assistance programs which vary based on specific categorical criteria: Family Assistance (FA), Emergency Assistance to Families (EAF), Safety Net (SN) Emergency Safety Net (ESN) and Emergency Assistance to Adults (EAA). An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Washington County Department of Social Services (DSS).WashingtonTEMPORARY ASSISTANCEWASHINGTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesHATAS HEAP responds to after-hours fuel and heating Energy assistance requests made by low-income Albany county residents. Assistance is available through the agency’s established emergency services telephone hotline. HATAS is authorized, on behalf of Albany County, to arrange for emergency fuel deliveries and heating equipment repairs to resolve seasonal heating emergencies during the evening, weekends, and holidays.AlbanyAFTER-HOURS HEATING EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)HOMELESS AND TRAVELERS AID SOCIETY (HATAS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesProvides day care subsidies for parents/guardians who meet a certain set of requirements while they attend work and/or school. Families receiving Temporary Assistance and are attending a work/training program, and families that are not receiving Family Assistance can qualify on basis of income.EssexDAY CARE SUPPORTESSEX COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits for heat-related bill payment assistance. Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided. The Cooling assistance program is available from May 1st until August 31st until funding is exhausted.ClintonHEAP (HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM)CLINTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided. The Cooling assistance program is available from May 1st until August 31st until funding is exhausted.FranklinHEAP (HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM)FRANKLIN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesHEAP may provide an air conditioning unit to low-income households where any member has a documented medical condition that is exacerbated by heat. A fan may be provided if an air conditioner cannot be safely installed. MontgomeryHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM COOLING COMPONENTMONTGOMERY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, means tested, seasonal program (usually November-March) which assists eligible families, seniors and individuals with permanent disabilities with the following benefits: Regular HEAP: can issue financial assistance for payments to the primary household fuel source. Emergency HEAP: may be applied for and authorized if a household presents with an emergency situation (such as a shut-off notice or less than ¼ tank of deliverable fuel) after already having received regular HEAP. Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP: helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Cooling Assistance Program: provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner per household, once in 10 years. Household MUST produce a doctor’s statement verifying that the air conditioner is medically necessary. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided. AlbanyHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) assists and completes applications for Town residents 60 and older. HEAP is critical for low-income seniors who tend to live in older homes that are not insulated well and therefore incur high heating bills. This program helps to alleviate those large bills by paying a determined amount directly to the resident's fuel source. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.AlbanyHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)COLONIE SENIOR RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.ColumbiaHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)COLUMBIA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesDuring the heating season COI accepts HEAP applications from Columbia County residents. This program provides help with a household’s annual energy costs. HEAP also offers an emergency benefit and emergency equipment repairs for households with a heat related emergency. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.ColumbiaHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)COLUMBIA OPPORTUNITIES
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) provides energy assistance to families with low incomes by issuing regular and emergency grants to dealers for fuel for heating and utility-related costs. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.AlbanyHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION ALBANY COUNTY
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided. The Cooling assistance program is available from May 1st until August 31st until funding is exhausted.EssexHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)ESSEX COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.EssexHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)ESSEX COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.FultonHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)FULTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesHEAP is the Home Energy Assistance Program which assists in the payment of heating bills. Those aged 60 and older, on SSI or SSD, may apply through the Fulton County Office for Aging. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.FultonHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)FULTON COUNTY OFFICE FOR AGING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesHEAP helps low-income New Yorkers pay their energy bills.GreeneHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)GREENE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP: helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP: helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP: helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program: Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.GreeneHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)GREENE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP: helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP: helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP: helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program: Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.HamiltonHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)HAMILTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.MontgomeryHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)MONTGOMERY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.RensselaerHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)RENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded program that helps low-income people pay their heating bills. The Rensselaer County Department for the Aging assists individuals age 60+. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.RensselaerHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)RENSSELAER COUNTY UNIFIED FAMILY SERVICES
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-March) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits: Regular HEAP: helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP: helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP: helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program: provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.SaratogaHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)SARATOGA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded program which can help low-income people contend with the high cost of heating their homes during the winter months. SaratogaHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)SARATOGA COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA SCAP worker will help people in need apply for HEAP benefits at the SCAP offices. SchenectadyHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)SCHENECTADY COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesA federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP: helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP: helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP: helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program: Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.SchenectadyHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)SCHENECTADY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.SchoharieHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)SCHOHARIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThis service provides assistance with the payment of fuel or utility expenses to eligible Schoharie County residents. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.SchoharieHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)SCHOHARIE COUNTY OFFICE FOR THE AGING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.WarrenHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)WARREN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Warren-Hamilton Office for Aging assists seniors in filing for the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) to obtain assistance in paying their utility bills. The HEAP Cooling Assistance Program will provide for the purchase and installation of air conditioners not to exceed $800 or a fan to eligible households.WarrenHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)WARREN HAMILTON COUNTIES OFFICE FOR THE AGING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe Home Energy Assistance Program is a federally funded, seasonal program (November-April) which helps low income families, seniors and individuals with a permanent disability, with the following benefits Regular HEAP – helps with financial assistance for the payment of the primary fuel source. Assistance is based on income, families with a child under 6, an individual over 60 or who has a permanent disability. Emergency HEAP – helps low income families or individuals who are facing a heat or heat-related energy emergency and do not have resources to resolve the situation. Assistance is based on income, available resources, and the number of household members Furnace Repair/Replacement HEAP – helps low income homeowners repair or replace furnaces, boilers and other direct heating components necessary to keep the home’s primary heating source functional. Assistance is based on income for household size and on the actual cost incurred to repair or replace the heating source operational. HEAP Cooling Assistance Program - Provides assistance for the purchase and installation of one air conditioner not to exceed $800 to eligible households. In circumstances where an air conditioner cannot be safely installed, a fan will be provided.WashingtonHOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)WASHINGTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe New York State HOME Program uses federal funds to expand the supply of decent, safe, and affordable housing within the State. The HOME Program funds a variety of activities through partnerships with counties, towns, cities, villages, private developers, and community-based non-profit housing organizations. The program provides funds to acquire, rehabilitate, or construct housing, or to provide assistance to low-income home-buyers and renters.AlbanyNYS HOME PROGRAM (HOME)NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL (HCR)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesThe fund is designed to help low income customers as well as active members of the military and veterans who are facing energy emergencies.TompkinsSHARE HEATING FUNDNEW YORK STATE ELECTRIC AND GAS CORPORATION (NYSEG)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesTemporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) provides temporary support for families with children. Emergency Assistance to Families (EAF) provides onetime emergency assistance to families with children with an immediate need (such as eviction, no heat, utility shutoff etc.). SafetyNet Assistance provides temporary support for individuals, childless couples or families not eligible for TANF. An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Warren County Department of Social Services (DSS) during business hours or to the Sheriff's Office after-hours.WarrenTEMPORARY ASSISTANCEWARREN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesProvides temporary financial aid to low income individuals and families for daily necessities.ClintonTEMPORARY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCECLINTON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesProvides temporary assistance to low income families who need some assistance till they become financial stable. Services also include financial aid to qualifying individuals and families for food, rent, clothing, shelter, etc. due to a disaster/emergency.FranklinTEMPORARY FINANCIAL ASSISTANCEFRANKLIN COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
    Food Assistance/Clothing ServicesThe Community Services Department provides clothing, a food pantry, baked goods, and information and referrals to Fulmont programs and other services in the community. Services available are dependent on the location and day and time of visit.MontgomeryCOMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENTFULMONT COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY
    Health/Medical Care ServicesMontgomery County NYSARC offers dental services to low-income people. MontgomeryNEW DIMENSIONS DENTAL CARENYSARC - MONTGOMERY COUNTY CHAPTER
    Holiday ServicesArea congregations adopt families in need and families living with HIV/AIDS, providing food, clothing and gifts to bring them holiday support.RensselaerHOLIDAY ADOPT A FAMILYTROY AREA UNITED MINISTRIES
    Home Improvement/Repair ServicesMinor home repair for elderly, disabled and very low-income homeowners. Labor is free. Homeowner pays for the cost of materials.RensselaerMINI-REPAIR PROGRAMRENSSELAER COUNTY HOUSING RESOURCES (RCHR)
    Home Improvement/Repair ServicesProvides assistance with the cost of home repairs to improve energy efficiency and safety for low or fixed income seniors who are homeowners.FranklinWEATHERIZATION AND HOME REPAIR PROGRAMSOFFICE FOR THE AGING IN FRANKLIN COUNTY
    Home Improvement/Repair ServicesProvides several programs that enables low to moderate income homeowners to reduce their heating and cooling cost by making their homes more energy efficient. A comprehensive energy audit is completed of the home, then based on the results and the income of the homeowners, and other criteria, a program is chosen that best fits their needs. EssexWEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (WAP)ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAMS (ACAP)
    Housing ServicesProvides home safety assessments and rehabilitation housing loans to seniors and low income homeowners to make repairs or updates to those areas which are deemed a safely or health hazard.ClintonFINANCIAL AID/VOUCHER PROGRAMSRURAL PRESERVATION COMPANY OF CLINTON COUNTY
    Housing ServicesOffers low and moderate income first-time home buyers assistance with home buying counseling, down payment, closing costs, etc.EssexFIRST-TIME HOME BUYER PROGRAMHOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OF ESSEX COUNTY
    Housing ServicesHelps low and moderate income families with home buying assistance, through counseling, down payment, closing costs, etc.EssexHOME BUYER PROGRAMADIRONDACK COMMUNITY HOUSING TRUST
    Housing ServicesProvides affordable home ownership opportunities to families who fall below moderate income levels and are unable to obtain conventional mortgage financing. Eligible applicants can receive up to $20,000 in mortgage assistance. SaratogaHOME OWNERSHIP PROGRAMVETERANS AND COMMUNITY HOUSING COALITION
    Housing ServicesProvides safe, affordable housing for seniors and low-income individuals and families in Glens Falls and the surrounding communities.WarrenHOUSING AUTHORITYGLENS FALLS HOUSING AUTHORITY
    Housing ServicesOffers 1 or 2 -bedroom or efficiency apartments available to qualifying seniors or adults with disabilities.EssexLEE HOUSE APARTMENTSHOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM OF ESSEX COUNTY
    Housing ServicesManages seven public housing complexes in the City of Schenectady open to eligible low-income families, the elderly or people with disabilities.SchenectadyLOW INCOME PUBLIC HOUSINGSCHENECTADY MUNICIPAL HOUSING AUTHORITY
    Housing ServicesProvides qualified low and moderate income first time homebuyers with a low down payment mortgage loan with a fixed interest rate, on family dwellings, including condominiums and cooperative apartments as well as manufactured homes permanently attached to property.New YorkLOW INTEREST RATE PROGRAMSTATE OF NEW YORK MORTGAGE AGENCY
    Housing ServicesThe New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program provides rental assistance and home ownership option to extremely low, very low and low income households in New York State. The program also provides assistance to senior citizens and disabled persons on fixed incomes, displaced families, and homeless individuals with disabilities.AlbanySECTION 8 HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HCV) PROGRAMNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL (HCR)
    Housing ServicesProvides government subsidized housing to low income seniors, families and individuals with disabilities. Housing is located in various areas in Schroon Lake, Port Henry, Elizabeth Town and Indian LakeEssexSUBSIDIZED HOUSINGBALDWIN ADK-MOUNTAIN MEADOWS
    Information/Referral ServicesFranklin Community Center provides information and referrals for low income children and families to assist them to achieve healthier lifestyles and make positive changes.SaratogaINFORMATION AND REFERRALFRANKLIN COMMUNITY CENTER
    Legal/Court ServicesProvides free legal counseling and representation for low-income individuals who need assistance in civil cases, which includes, government benefits, unemployment insurance, disability, health care, housing, family law matters, consumer problems, children's legal issues and immigration matters.AlbanyLEGAL SERVICESLEGAL AID SOCIETY OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK
    Support ServicesProvides free energy efficiency evaluations to income eligible state residents whose home would benefit from improved insulation, reduced drafts, and upgrades to lighting and appliances, and offers tips and strategies on how to better manage energy usage on a daily basis.AlbanyEMPOWER NEW YORKNEW YORK STATE ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (NYSERDA)
    Support ServicesProvides weatherization services to low-middle income homeowners, renters or rental property owners to replace or repair heating or cooling systems, repairing/insulating cracks and holes to maximize efficiency, provide efficient lighting and refrigerator.AlbanyWEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (WAP)NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL (HCR)
    Tax Preparation Services9793 Graphite Mountain Road, Hague, NY Appointment Only- Please Call February 4 to April 9; Tues, Thurs. 9:00am to 4:00pm EssexHAGUE COMMUNITY CENTERFREE TAX PREPARATION ESSEX COUNTY
    Tax Preparation Services2471 Main Street, Lake Placid, NY Appointment Only- Please Call January 27 through March 24EssexLAKE PLACID PUBLIC LIBRARYFREE TAX PREPARATION ESSEX COUNTY
    Tax Preparation ServicesFree tax preparation EssexNorth Country Community College (Ticonderoga Campus)FREE TAX PREPARATION ESSEX COUNTY
    Tax Preparation ServicesOffering tax assistance to anyone who needs help with their 2018 tax returns. Walk-ins -- No Appointments taken! Call 518-335-8599 for information. Parking is on Court and Brinkerhoff Streets January 27 thru February 29 (closed 2/17/20) Mon, Tues, Fri, Sat 9:00am to1:30pm; Wed & Thurs 9:00am to 5:30pm March 1 thru 31 Wed. & Thurs. 9:00am to 5:30pm; Fri. & Sat. 9:00am to 1:30pm April 1 thru 10 Wed. & Thurs. 9:00am to 5:30pm; Fri. 9:00am to1:30pm ClintonTAX PREPARATION AND EITC (EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT)SENIOR CITIZENS COUNCIL OF CLINTON COUNTY

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