HEAP Closing Dates
The Cattaraugus County Department of Social Services has been advised by the New York State Office of Temporary Disability Assistance of the 2016-17 Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Regular benefit and Emergency benefit components closing dates.
The Regular benefit component will close on March 17, 2017. County residents may continue to submit applications for Regular benefits through the close of business Friday, March 17, 2017. Mail-in applications postmarked or electronic applications received on or before March 17, 2017 meet the deadline and will be processed.
The Emergency benefit component will close on March 31, 2017. Residents may continue to submit applications for Emergency benefits through the close of business on Friday, March 31, 2017.
For questions about the program or eligibility for benefits, Cattaraugus County residents may call the Department of Social Services at 701-3774.