Lower Columbia CAP


Part I: How This Process Works

  1. We will open online scheduling for LIHEAP on November 1, 2018 at 8:30 a.m.
  2. You MUST reside in Cowlitz or Wahkiakum County.
    (a) Not sure whether you live in Cowlitz or Wahkiakum County? Look at the FAQ page using the link above.
    (b) If you are outside Cowlitz or Wahkiakum County and need energy assistance click here: Washington State LIHEAP .
  3. You MUST be income eligible. Check the Household Size and Income chart link at the top.

Part II: Getting An Appointment

  1. Appointments are scheduled on a first come first serve basis (for HEATING assistance ONLY on this web site). If you need help with anything other then HEATING assistance, please come into the CAP office.
  2. You will need to fill in: total number of people in the household, last 4 numbers of your Social Security number, your name, birthdate, address, phone number and check the boxes for all income types in your household. You will want to have all required information available before continuing.
  3. When you complete the pre-application questions you will be prompted to select an appointment time (to provide income documentation and sign paperwork) from the online calendar.
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    YOU MUST REACH THE CONFIRMATION PAGE FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT TO BE FULLY SCHEDULED

Questions or Problems

  1. For questions that haven't been answered, check our FAQ page (see link at top).

Register For Appointment

Have you received assistance since 10/1/2018?
We're sorry but Energy Assistance in only eligible once per heating season.

Applicant Information

* = Required Field

Applicant

Residence Address

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Income Information

What source(s) of income has/have been received in the household?
This would include everyone in the household, including those 17 and under. Check all that applies below.

  • Households will be required to verify income when it was RECEIVED, not earned.





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Income Information

If your entire household has received no income/monies of any kind for the months of August 2018, September 2018, or October 2018, then check the box below. Otherwise enter all income received for these months in the table below.

Type Of Income August 2018 September 2018 October 2018
Earned income  (gross)
TANF
GAUGAX
SSA
SSI
SSD
Unemployment
(not taxed at the time received)
Unemployment
(taxed at the time received)
Child support   (received)
Child support   (paid out)
Pensions/retirement
(taxed at the time rec'd)
Pensions/retirement
(not taxed at the time rec'd)
Military
Self-employment
Other

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Choose Your Appointment



If you need to change your appointment, You can do so by clicking on the Office, Appointment Date, or Appointment Time fields above.

ONCE YOU PRESS SUBMIT, YOU CAN NOT CHANGE YOUR APPOINTMENT!