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


  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership


Eligibility is based on three most recent months of income. See the application form for income limits based on household size. Funds are available for renters and homeowners.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Serves Itasca and Koochiching Counties.

Application Instructions

Complete one of the following applications:

Applications can also be picked up from your local service provider, or Minnesota residents can obtain an application and more information by calling (800) 657-3710.

Mail the completed application to your local provider.


  • 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.


201 NW 4th St, Ste 130, Grand Rapids, MN, 55744

Area Served

Itasca and Koochiching counties

Phone Numbers

  • Primary Contact for this program: 218-999-0800
  • Toll Free: 877-687-1163
  • TTY - MN Relay: 800-627-3529



Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


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