Financial assistance available to residents who struggle with keeping cool

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Residents battling the heat in New York could get financial assistance to keep cool.

Low-income residents could qualify for the state’s HEAP Cooling Assistance Benefit.

The program provides financial grants to low-income residents who may struggle to purchase and install an air conditioner.

Eligibility is based on your income, if you receive other benefits, and if you have a health problem triggered by the heat.

For one person living alone, their monthly gross income must not exceed $2,391. Benefits are given on a first-come, first-serve basis and must be done in person.

Click here for more details on requirements and where you can apply.

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