Water Residential Assistance Program

The Water Residential Assistance Program (WRAP) is a two year program that provides funding to eligible, low-income homeowners to assist with water bills, water conservation, and self-sufficiency initiatives. 


  • Assistance up to $1,000 per household: Twelve $25 bill credits and $700 in arrearage assistance for eligible communities
  • $25 monthly bill credit and help with arrears
  • Participants may receive up to $375 in the first month of enrollment
  • Water-saving kits and conservation education
  • Supporting WRAP-Around Services through case management, resources, and referrals
  • Home water audit & minor plumbing repairs up to $1,500
  • (for renters and homeowners above 120% of average usage)


  • Must live in a Great Lakes Water Authority service area
  • (Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Genesse/Flint, Lapeer, Washtenaw). See below for more information.
  • Must have household income 
  • Must live in the property 
  • Applicant must be responsible for water
  • Must be at or below 200% the Federal Poverty Level (FPL)


Download the WRAP Flyer here: OLHSA Wrap Flyer

For more information and to see if you qualify for WRAP, please call the WRAP service line at (248) 479-6516 or contact the OLHSA Welcome Center at (248)209-2600.