Need help paying your utilities?

Apply to see if you qualify for LIHEAP

If you meet eligibility requirements you may qualify for federal assistance through LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program). For more information, residents living in Chattanooga can call the Office of Family Empowerment, 423-643-6434—leave a message and they will return your call within 24 hours.

You can also find the LIHEAP application on-line and email it to

Check other resources available through United Way 2-1-1

If you or someone you know needs help, call 2-1-1 from any phone. 

This free, local service is available Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm. For more information, please visit