Project Warmth

Get Emergency Heat Assistance

Receive an emergency, one-time grant to pay your heating costs.

Help from the United Way of Long Island

Project Warmth is an emergency assistance program administered by United Way of Long Island to help low-income families and individuals with energy emergencies. You may be eligible to receive a one-time grant to pay for heating costs.

Are you eligible?

To receive funds from Project Warmth, you must:

  • Be a resident of Nassau or Suffolk Counties, or the Rockaways
  • Show financial need
  • Provide an acceptable explanation for any unpaid energy bills
  • Applicants must have first exhausted or been denied emergency HEAP assistance.
  • Have not topped off your oil tank in any previous year

Project Warmth is available until funds are exhausted.