2021 Utility Assistance for Low Income Families

With the upcoming winter season and rising utility costs, Illinoisans might be unsure of where to find financial assistance. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is offering over $200 million in funds to help subsidize utility costs for those who qualify. In this interview, Jim Chilsen from the Citizens Utility Board discusses the LIHEAP program, as well as other resources and tips to protect yourself from utility company scams.

Interviewer: Sandy Murillo, Associate Producer at Chicago Lighthouse Media

Guest: Jim Chilsen, Citizens Utility Board

Post date: November 16, 2021 - 11:49am
Original Airdate: November 16, 2021

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