PA’s New Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program

The state is offering a new program through the Commonwealth of PA’s Department of Human Services. The Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is a temporary emergency program to help low-income families pay overdue water bills. LIHWAP is a grant. You do not have to repay it. LIHWAP- will be accepting applications for assistance beginning January 4th of 2022.  The site does provide consumer-friendly directions to apply through the PA COMPASS website. Complete information is at this site: Water Assistance LIHWAP Program.