Weatherization Assistance Program
Intent to Award Weatherization Grant for Cherokee & Spartanburg Counties
The Weatherization Assistance Program provides home weatherization assistance to improve the quality of life for low-income families, particularly for the elderly, people with disabilities and children by improving the energy efficiency of their homes while ensuring their health and safety. The Weatherization Assistance Program for each of the state's 46 counties is coordinated through ten community action agencies.
General Program Requirements
Under US Department of Energy guidelines, you are automatically eligible to receive weatherization assistance if you receive Supplemental Security Income or Aid to Families with Dependent Children. Preference is given to:
- People over 60 years of age
- Families with one or more members with a disability
- Families with children
Your Next Step
All weatherization services are provided by local weatherization agencies, including the application process.
To apply for this program, contact the local Community Action Agency that serves the weatherization program in your county.