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HEAP applications being accepted

Central New Yorkers can apply for the Home Energy Assistance Program, or HEAP, beginning today.
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Central New Yorkers can apply for the Home Energy Assistance Program, or HEAP, beginning today.

For the first time ever, people seeking a regular HEAP benefit can apply online.

The federal program will provide up to $650 for eligible households to pay for energy costs.

Others may qualify for an emergency HEAP benefit if they're in danger of running out of heating fuel, or having their utility service shut off.

Those applications will be accepted beginning Jan. 2.

For information on HEAP and how to apply, click here.

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