KOOTASCA Community Action, Inc. (CAP)

Energy Assistance Program

Helps renters and homeowners pay their home heating bills and may also assist homeowners to fix or replace their broken furnace


Energy Assistance Program (EAP) services may include:

  • Help paying energy bills
  • Help with utility disconnections or getting fuel delivered
  • Information on efficient and safe use of energy
  • Helping you work with your energy suppliers
  • Repairing or replacing a broken furnace or heating system, if you own your home


  • Area Served by County
    • Koochiching County
  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership
  • Specialization
    • People with low income


Eligibility is based on the most recent month of income and household size.

Funds are available for renters and homeowners.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Serves Itasca and Koochiching counties

Application Instructions

Visit online for information about the program and how to apply. Find your local Energy Assistance Program service provider here or by calling (800) 657-3710.


  • A new application must be completed, dated and signed in order to receive Energy Assistance.
  • A new application must be submitted for each program year (Oct. 1 to May 31st) to:

KOOTASCA Energy Assistance Program 201 NW 4th Street, Suite 130 Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Department of Commerce website address: http://mn.gov/commerce Applications in Large Print and Spanish can be accessed at the Minnesota Department of Commerce: http://mn.gov/commerce

*Call (218) 999-0824 or 1-877-687-1163

  • Email: eap.support.info@kootasca.org


There is no fee.


2232 2nd Ave E, International Falls, MN, 56649

Area Served

Koochiching County

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 218-283-9491
  • Main: 218-999-0814
  • Toll Free: 800-559-9491
  • TDD: 800-627-3529


Other Locations

Other Services at this Location

  • Early Head Start Program that serves infants and toddlers under the age of 3, and expectant families. Provides intensive, comprehensive child development and family support services to low-income infants and toddlers and their families and pregnant women
  • Head Start Program that supports children's growth from ages 3 - 5 through services that support early learning and development, health, and family well-being.
  • Teen Parent Assistance Helps prepare young parents with classes or other educational programs and support
  • Transitional Housing Time-limited housing and support services for individuals and/or families
  • Weatherization Assistance Program Helps low-income homeowners and renters to reduce energy costs

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