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Delaware Division of Public Health


The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP), is a part of a new federally funded American Rescue Plan program that provides assistance to eligible households to pay water and wastewater bills. Depending on your income and specific needs, you may be qualified for available funding to assistance with: Reconnection of Household Water Services Prevent Disconnection of Household Water Services Help Reduce Current Household Water Bills Who is this program for? Anyone who meets income qualifications as described herein and who is: in danger of immediate disconnection, attempting to prevent disconnection, and, if funds allow, behind on current water bills may apply. The application is below and can be returned to; LIHWAP@delaware.gov. (Email link is within application.) For more information or for help to complete this application, call or email: Delaware Division of Public Health Health Systems Protection 302-744-4546

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