Manatee Community Action Agency, Inc.

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

LIHEAP services are provided to assist families, particularly those with the lowest incomes that pay a high proportion of their household income for home energy, meet their immediate home energy needs.

Please note the new application schedules as of Feb 12, 2014:

MCAA WILL BE ACCEPTING MANATEE COUNTY LIHEAP applications on Monday, February 17, 2014 even though the Agency will be closed for President’s Day. These applications will be accepted ON-LINE ONLY.

MANATEE COUNTY applications for electric assistance will be accepted on MONDAYS ONLY at 10:30 AM and again at 6:00 PM and will continue each time period until the maximum amount of applications are submitted.

HARDEE COUNTY will next begin taking applications on May 5. Residents may be able to find alternative assistance for energy services with Tthe United Way 211 of Central Florida
863-648-1500 or

Complete Documentation Required
Print the LIHEAP appointment required documentation checklist.

Print the employment verification document.

Hardee County Residents ONLY:
PAPER APPLICATIONS ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTED!!! You must file online and you MUST select Hardee County as your county! Applications submitted with the wrong county will not be accepted and you will need to file again.
LIHEAP application appointments will all be scheduled to take place at the Hardee Help Center at...
713 East Bay Street, Wauchula, FL 33873
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Manatee County Online Application

Note: Applications submitted for the incorrect county will be rejected and must be resubmitted!