State Programs (LEAP & WAP)

The State of Colorado provides energy assistance programs that work in partnership with our services to help households across the state.

Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP)

 LEAP is a federally funded program that can pay part of your heating costs. It is only active from November 1 to April 30 each year and can be used once per heating season.
 

Qualifications

  • You are a permanent legal resident of the United States or you have household members who are U.S. citizens
  • Your income is up to 60% of the State Median Income
  • You pay home heating costs, either directly to an energy vendor/utility or to a landlord as part of rent

How to Get Help

Call 1.866.HEAT.HELP (1.866.432.8435) or apply online through Colorado Peak

More Resources

You can find more information through the Colorado Department of Human Services.

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is a federally funded program that can provide you with energy efficiency services. You can receive assistance with items like insulation, air sealing, storm windows and doors, furnace repair or replacement, and LED light retrofitting.

Qualifications

  • Your income is less than 200% of the Federal Poverty Level
  • You automatically qualify if you receive assistance from a specific federal programs, contact a weatherization office for the full list

How to Get Help

Find your local weatherization agency at the Colorado Energy Office.

More Resources

You can find more information through the Colorado Energy Office.