Weatherization Assistance Program

The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is a free energy conservation service for low-income households to reduce energy usage and lower utility bills. WAP is a partnership with the client and the weatherization team (intake staff, pre/post inspectors, contractors) with the goal to make the home more comfortable, safe, healthy, and energy efficient.
3 Month Household Income Guidelines
Add $2,750 for each additional household member.
Services may include appliance combustion testing, installing insulation/ventilation, and interior sealing of major cold-air infiltration areas utilizing blower door technology. Services are free to those who qualify.
Families and individuals who are interested in having their home weatherized must:
  • Meet current Federal Income Guidelines. Income includes gross income of all home residents at time of application.
  • Be FIP or SSI recipients who have received benefits during any of the past twelve months are automatically income eligible.
  • Reside in Oakland or Livingston County. 
Required Documents
Weatherization applicants need the following documents for their appointments:
  • Proof of home ownership or current signed lease if you are a renter.
  • Proof of all household gross income for 3 months.
  • Most recent gas and electric bill.

Learn about the Weatherization Process

Check out Brittney's inspiring story.  She turned her chilly house into a snug paradise with OLHSA's Weatherization Program. 

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