To be eligible for energy assistance from Byrd Barr Place, you must meet the following criteria.*

1) Use electricity, natural gas, wood, propane or oil to heat your home.

2) Live in one of the following Seattle zip codes:

98101 98104 98107 98112 98117 98121 98126 98136 98177
98102 98105 98108 98115 98118 98122 98133* 98144 98178*
98103 98106* 98109 98116 98119 98125 98134 98165 98199

* Residents of these zip codes who are not within Seattle city limits may be served by other agencies. If you are unsure if your home is located in our service area, please call us at 206-812-4940.

For zip codes not listed here, please contact the relevant agency:

South of Seattle and zip codes 98178 or 98106
Multi-Service Center
253-517-2263

Northeast of Seattle and 98133 zip code north of NE 145th Street
Hopelink
425-658-2592

3) Meet the following household income guidelines.

Eligibility is based on the average household monthly income for the previous three months.

 

2020–2021 Maximum Average Monthly Income Requirements
Household Size LIHEAP & PSE
1 person $1,595
2 people $2,155
3 people $2,715
4 people $3,275
5 people $3,835
6 people $4,395
7 people $4,955
8 people $5,515
9 people $6,075

* Meeting these criteria does not guarantee that you will receive assistance.