Crisis Intervention Program (CIP)

What is it?

The Crisis Intervention Program (CIP) is a Federally funded program that assists individuals and families who are experiencing a heating or cooling related crisis. CIP helps with cooling/heating your home.

Who Might Be Eligible?

Households that meet the following criteria may be eligible:

    Have at least one U.S. citizen or non-citizen who meets the eligibility criteria.

    Meet the income test.

    Have an energy related crisis.

    Have a utility statement that shows how much is owed to alleviate the crisis

How to Apply?

Apply over the phone: 704-862-7889

Apply on-line at:

Apply at: DHHS 330 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Gastonia, NC 28052