Federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP): Help with heating bills is available through this program, whether residents heat with electricity, natural gas, propane, oil or wood. Certain eligibility requirements apply. Grants range from $25 to $1,000. For more information, Snohomish County residents should visit Snohomish County’s website or call 425-388-3880. Camano Island residents should call the Stanwood Camano Community Resource Center at 360-629-5257 (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).
North Sound 2-1-1: 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember phone number for people to call for health and human service information and referrals and other assistance to meet their needs.
Project PRIDE: Project PRIDE offers grants of up to $125 and has income guidelines similar to those posted in the PUD non-senior discount table above. It is administered by the local chapter of the American Red Cross and is funded by voluntary contributions from PUD customers. For more information, call the Red Cross at 425-252-4103.
Free Weatherization Programs for Owners or Renters: This program offers free weatherization help to those who qualify based on income, including repairs to windows, functional checks of heating systems, sealing of larger leak areas with caulk and weather-stripping and various insulation work. Landlords must approve work performed on the renter’s behalf. For more information Snohomish County residents should call Snohomish County at 425-388-7205 and Camano Island customers should call the Opportunity Council at 1-800-317-5427.