Commonly referred to as Energy Assistance. Income eligible participants apply annually for a once per year cash benefit to assist with winter heating bills. Factors determining eligibility are household income, historical consumption amount, number of household members and geographic location. For more details, visit the Energy Assistance page.


SEICAA’s Weatherization Program provides energy conservation services to income eligible households in southeastern Idaho. The program is available to those who qualify year round. Renters, as well as home buyers, are eligible to apply for services. The Weatherization Program helps to increase energy efficiency by concentrating on the problems of heat loss and air filtration. Measures taken to improve energy efficiency may include repairs to broken windows, insulation, caulking and weather-stripping. In addition to the material improvements made to eligible homes, Energy Conservation Education is provided to participants.