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Eligibility Requirements

Since CAVC receives federal funding, our programs are contingent on applicants meeting federal poverty guidelines for eligibility.  These Federal Poverty Guidelines from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services are updated every year.

For more information and to determine whether you are eligible for our programs, please call 805-436-4000.

2024 LIHEAP Income Guidelines

Household Size Maximum Monthly Amount 60% State Median Income (SMI)
1 $2,882.83
2 $3,769.83
3 $4,656.83
4 $5,543.92
5 $6,430.92
6 $7,317.92
7 $7,484.25
8 $7,650.58

​​*For families/households with more than 10 persons, add $166.32​​ for each additional person.

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