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Fredericksburg News

Posted on: June 15, 2023

Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)

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Need assistance paying your past due water bill? Virginia's Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) may be able to help! Applications are being accepted now to help Virginia residents pay their water and wastewater bills. 

You may be eligible if you:

  • have at least one U.S. citizen or eligible legal permanent resident and:
  • Have household income below 150% of the federal poverty level,
  • Have water or wastewater services that are disconnected or be in danger of being disconnected,
  • Be responsible for paying the water bill.

Local departments of social services will not be accepting or processing applications for this program.

To apply for the LIHWAP or for questions about the program visit or call 1-888-373-9908.

Virginia LIHWAP website to apply...
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