Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

WAP reduces utility costs for low-income families and individuals by increasing the energy efficiency of their homes. We partner with local specialists to provide professional home energy assessments and replace appliances with energy-efficient alternatives.

This federal program is funded by the Department of Energy and administered by HCEOC under the Office of Community Services.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Permanent resident of Hawai‘i County
  • You or a household member collects Social Security Income (SSI) or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • Total household income is within 200% of the Federal Poverty Guideline

How to Apply

Submit an application (below) to HCEOC in any of the following ways. Applications are reviewed in the order received.

Emailbevans@hceoc.net (please attach as .PDF or .DOC file)
Mail47 Rainbow Drive
Hilo, HI 96720
Drop offHCEOC at 47 Rainbow Drive
WAP Office, Building 2 (upper lot)

Contact

Blossom Evans, WAP Manager
808-932-2718
bevans@hceoc.net