Energy & Conservation Services

Rhode Island Home Energy Assistance Program (RIHEAP)
RIHEAP assists households to meet the increasing cost of home energy and reduce the severity of energy related crises.
Eligibility:  BVCAP services the following areas for heating assistance:  Pawtucket, Central Falls, Cumberland, Lincoln, North Smithfield, and Woonsocket.  Households must document income and family size and fall into the guidelines set by the federal government.
For additional documents or to see this years income guidelines please click the following links: 

Income Guidelines

Rental Income

Landlord Information

No Income Form

Adult Household Member No Income Form

Support Letter

Declaration of Self Employment


Weatherization & Boiler Assessment
BVCAP assists income eligible residents in upgrading their homes to conserve energy.  Services include insulation of walls and attics, air sealing, ventilation, window replacement, boiler repair and replacement and health and safety inspections.

Heating contractors please click here for more information

Appliance Management Program (AMP)
BVCAP offers a comprehensive electrical energy audit, focusing on the electrical usage of the refrigerator and installation of energy efficient compact fluorescent light bulbs.

For Weatherization or AMP information call 401-723-4520

For RIheap information call 401-723-0227

For the Woonsocket RIheap office call 401-765-3258

2012 Blackstone Valley Community Action Program