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MAHUBE-OTWA Community Action Partnership

Weatherization Assistance Program

Becker County Office

1125 W River Rd, Detroit Lakes, MN, 56501

(888) 458-1385

Website

https://mahube.org/Benefits

Service Details

Description

Provides services to income-qualified homeowners and renters to reduce energy bills by making homes more energy efficient while protecting the health and safety of household members


Local Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) providers will do an energy audit to determine if weatherization is needed and will create a plan for the most cost-effective energy efficient improvements for your home.


Services may include:
* Addition of attic or wall insulation
* Reduction of air leakage
* Replacement or repair of furnaces, boilers, and water heaters
* Education on how you can reduce energy usage in your home


Features

  • Area Served by County
    • Becker County 
    • Hubbard County 
    • Mahnomen County 
    • Otter Tail County 
    • Polk County 
    • Wadena County 
  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • People with low income 

Eligibility

Households are eligible based on 200% of Federal Poverty Income Guidelines or if eligible for assistance under the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) income limit of 50% of State Median Income, whichever is greater. Households receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) within the last 12 months are also eligible.


Priority is given to households with:
* Elderly or disabled family members
* Children under 19 years of age
* High energy consumption


Please note that the wait time for assistance, after eligibility has been determined, varies between local WAP providers.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Low-income in East Polk, Mahnomen, Hubbard, Becker, Otter Tail, and Wadena counties.


Application Instructions

Complete one application for both Energy Assistance and Weatherization Assistance:
* English Application
* Spanish Application
* Hmong Application
* Somali Application
* Vietnamese Application


Applications can also be picked up from your local service provider, or Minnesota residents can obtain an application and more information by calling (800) 657-3710 or email: energy.info@state.mn.us


Mail the completed application to your local provider.


Fees

There is no fee.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

Becker County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 847-1385

Last Update

5/24/2024

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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