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Connecticut LIHWAP

State of Connecticut Department of Social Services Hartford,

If you get benefits from the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program, SNAP, TFA, SSI, State Supplement, or Refugee Cash, then you likely meet the income requirements to qualify for water assistance.

Applicants will apply for benefits at their region Community Action Agency directly or online

Connecticut LIHWAP Eligibility Criteria

In order to qualify for LIHWAP you must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be within the income limits for your household

Connecticut LIHWAP Income Guidelines

Connecticut has not published specific income guidelines for the LIHWAP program. Below are multiple percentages in the Federal Poverty Level. Federally funded programs, including LIHWAP, use a percentage of the Federal Poverty Level as the income criteria for program participation. In order to qualify for LIHWAP please contact your local provider to inquire what percentage applies in your state.

# of Persons in Household 2022 Federal Poverty Level for the 48 Contiguous States (Annual Income)
100% 133% 138% 150% 200% 300% 400%
1 $13,590 $18,075 $18,754 $20,385 $27,180 $40,770 $54,360
2 $18,310 $24,352 $25,268 $27,465 $36,620 $54,930 $73,240
3 $23,030 $30,630 $31,781 $34,545 $46,060 $69,090 $92,120
4 $27,750 $36,908 $38,295 $41,625 $55,500 $83,250 $111,000
5 $32,470 $43,185 $44,809 $48,705 $64,940 $97,410 $129,880
6 $37,190 $49,463 $51,322 $55,785 $74,380 $111,570 $148,760
7 $41,910 $55,740 $57,836 $62,865 $83,820 $125,730 $167,640
8 $46,630 $62,018 $64,349 $69,945 $93,260 $139,890 $186,520
Add $4,720 for each person in household over 8 persons
Source: https://aspe.hhs.gov/topics/poverty-economic-mobility/poverty-guidelines



Connecticut County LIHWAP Resources

  • Fairfield County, CT
    1 LIHWAP Resource More
  • Hartford County, CT
    1 LIHWAP Resource More