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Utility Assistance Winter Program (EAP) is a program that provides a one time credit on utilities for low-income households. It generally begins in November and runs through Mid-May. If a household is eligible, a designated amount will be credited to the utility bill.

The Greater Hammond office is closed to the public.  You may still apply for the EAP program application for heating utility assistance using the following options:

**You may apply online starting immediately at hhtps://ihcda.rhsconnect.com/portal/


You may pick up a drop off packet at our office starting 10/19/20, Monday-Thursday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.  Use rear entrance located in parking lot, ring buzzer and request a drop off packet.  Return packet as directed on the application.


You may using the following link to print the entire application and return as directed on the application:


You can request a mail out packet by calling (219) 932-4800 ext 102.  Please leave your first and last name, full mailing address including zip code and a contact phone number.