The Low Income Home Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) awards benefits for home drinking water and wastewater to offset costs to eligible individuals and families at or below 60% of State Median Income.
Applications for the LIHWAP program are taken depending on funding availability. Participants may apply for Water Assistance via phone, if the participant is receiving SNAP benefits. Also, by email, mail and in person.
For more information contact:
Kayleen Benedictus, LIHEAP Director
Phone: (208) 736-0676
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (12:00 to 1:00 closed for lunch) Closed on Holidays
In Order to be eligible for water assistance, a household must meet the following income eligibility (effective October 1, 2021 to September 30, 2022)