Nicor Gas urges all eligible customers to apply for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) grants as soon as possible.
The program, administered by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services, helps eligible low-income households pay for energy services.
Qualifying households receive monetary relief once per year to be used for energy bills. Eligibility is based on several factors including household size, location and income.
For more information or to apply for assistance, call 1-877-411-9276 or visit www.keepwarm.illinois.gov or www.nicorgas.com and click on “Financial Assistance.”