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2014-02-27

AACOG weatherization assistance program

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The Alamo Area Council of Governments Weatherization Assistance Program will assist low-income people overcome the high cost of energy by installing energy conservation measures. Households with elderly, handicapped or young children will receive assistance at no cost to qualified applicants.
Energy conserving measures may include attic, wall and floor insulation; sealing areas of air leakage throughout the house and in air conditioning ducts; replacing inefficient refrigerators and faulty water heaters; CFL lighting; carbon monoxide and smoke detectors; and repairing or replacing heating and air conditioning equipment.
This program is available to residents throughout the AACOG region.
To quality for the weatherization services, an applicant must provide proof of citizenship or qualified resident alien status and the total household income for all adult members. The home itself must qualify in terms of structural soundness without major roof repairs, plumbing leaks, foundation problems, faulty electrical wiring or similar structural issues.
The application provides details about the program and the required documentation and is available at www.aacog.com/wapapp. For more information, contact the Weatherization Assistance Intake Line at 210-362-5282.