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LIHEAP

LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHEAP)
FEDERALLY FUNDED

The LIHEAP energy program assists all eligible federally recognized tribal members with energy costs. Applicants must live within the Muscogee (Creek) Nation jurisdictional area and meet income guidelines. It may take up to 90 days or longer for the application and payment to be processed. All applicants are encouraged to keep paying their utility bills.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • An applicant may apply on behalf of a minor child that is a member of a Federally Recognized Indian tribe. Proof of custody or residence verification of the qualifying minor child may be required.
  • Applicant/head of household must reside in the Muscogee (Creek) Nation service area.
  • Household must have not received LIHEAP assistance through DHS, or any other agency providing LIHEAP funds. (Including tribal towns.)
  • Household must meet income guidelines – Click here for income guidelines

BASIC REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

The information on this page is not all-inclusive and assistance is not guaranteed. Cases are reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and subject to review/approval.

  • Copy of citizenship card or CDIB card for all household members. Driver license/ID or birth certification will be accepted for non-Indians.
  • Copy of social security card for all household members.
  • Income verification for household.
  • Utility bill
    • Cooling Season (May – Sept.)
      Electric bill
    • Heating Season (Nov.-March)
      Gas bill, propane bill, wood vendor information, electric bill (if total electric-must show usage to determine total electric)
    • Utility bill must be in applicants name or a spouses name.

Citizens must complete an application each season.
Application

Okmulgee Location
MCN Social Services
2971 N.Wood Dr.
PO Box 580
Okmulgee, OK 74447

Phone: (918) 549-2445
Toll Free: (800) 482-1979
Fax: (918) 549-2494

socialservices@mcn-nsn.gov

Jenks Location
MCN Social Services
1000 Riverwalk Terrace STE 240
Jenks, OK 74037

Phone: (918) 549-2484
Fax: (918) 298-4197

Wetumka Location
MCN Social Services
333 S. Washita
Wetumka, OK 74883

Phone: (405) 452-1100

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