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Water Assistance Program

Helps with your household's water and wastewater bills.
Important: The funding for this Federal program will end on 3/31/2024. We will stop accepting applications on 3/15/2024 to allow time to process all remaining applications. 

Who Is Eligible

To be eligible for assistance:

  • You must pay for water and/or wastewater services.
  • Your gross household income must be less than 60% of the state median income, based on household size. 

Priority will be given to households whose water/wastewater has been disconnected or is at risk of being disconnected.

If Your Application Is Approved

The program may help with:

  • Past-due water bills.
  • Back charges and fees associated with non or late payment.
  • A one-time future payment based on several factors, including:
    • Household income,
    • Water/wasterwater expense as percentage of total income,
    • Number of household members, and
    • Whether the household includes a child under six, adult over 60, or person with a disability.

Payments will be sent directly to the provider. Providers will have to be certified before payments can be made. We will help them through this process.

When To Apply

The deadline to submit an application was 3/15/2024

Where To Learn More

Call 1-800-339-6433 if you have any questions.