energy assistance

Part I: How This Process Works

  1. SNAP's Energy Assistance 2022 season for web appointments is Now Closed. Appointments will open again for the 2023 season September 20th, 2022, (for October appointments) and will continue to open the third Tuesday of each month (as funding allows).


    You may be eligible if you haven't had assistance since October 1st, 2022.

    Our next appointment opening day is Tuesday, September 20th, at 8:00am.


    Due to COVID-19 all appointments are scheduled as PHONE Appointments.
    Phone appointments REQUIRE a working phone number and that a household member be available at the appointment time.
    If you wish to come into an office please call 509-456-7627 at least 24 hours prior to your appointment time to make any changes.

Part II: Getting an appointment

  1. You MUST reside in Spokane County and meet income guidelines.
    a. Not sure if you live in Spokane County? Check theSNAP Offices link above to find your zip code.
    b. Live outside Spokane County? Click the LIHEAP link above.
    c. Household monthly income must be within the income guidelines. Use the Income Chart above to see if you qualify.

    You will have 15 minutes to make your appointment AND you must provide:
    -Total number of people in the household
    -Last 4 numbers of your Social Security Number
    -Your name
    -Address
    -Phone number
    -Birth date
    -Amount AND type of income for ALL household members, received in the three months before the appointment month.

    Click Continue when finished to select a Phone Appointment location, date, and time from the calendar.

Questions or Problems

  1. See the FAQ link above for additional information.
Have you received assistance since 10/1 of this year?
We're sorry but Energy Assistance in only eligible once per heating season.

= Required Field

you must include ALL people in the home, this must include everyone in the same residence
Your Appointment Confirmation notice will be automatically sent to this address.

Type of Income July June May
Earned income  (gross) $ $ $
TANF $ $ $
GAU/GAX $ $ $
SSA $ $ $
SSI $ $ $
SSD $ $ $
Unemployment  (not taxed at the time received) $ $ $
Unemployment  (taxed at the time received) $ $ $
Child support  (received) $ $ $
Child support  (paid out) $ $ $
Pensions/retirement  (not taxed at the time rec'd) $ $ $
Pensions/retirement  (taxed at the time rec'd) $ $ $
Military $ $ $
Self-employed $ $ $
Other $ $ $


Click in the box to bring up calendar - clickable dates have appointments available
If you need to change your appointment, You can do so by clicking on the Office, Appointment Date, or Appointment Time fields above.

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