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Apply for HEAP
Eligible New Yorkers can now apply for HEAP benefits to help cover the cost of heating their home this winter.
New York State ERAP applications are no longer being accepted.
Applications submitted before the application portal closed on January 20, 2023, including applications from subsidized housing tenants whose rent is limited to a certain percentage of income (including public housing, section 8 and FHEPS), are being reviewed and processed in the order received, consistent with State law and program rules.